Naomi Elias

Naomi Elias is a contributor at Film School Rejects. Her work has also appeared on IGN, Pajiba, Nylon, and Syfy Wire. You can follow her on Twitter here: @naomi_elias (she/her)
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When Harry Belafonte Hosted ‘The Tonight Show’ and Changed Television Forever

By Naomi Elias 

Yoruba Richen’s documentary ‘The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte Hosts The Tonight Show’ revisits a mostly lost but never forgotten week of television.


Exploring The Brilliance of ‘The Magicians’ in 6 Key Episodes

By Naomi Elias 

For five spellbinding seasons, the show has told deeply human stories about deeply human characters that just so happen to live in a world that has magic.

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‘Get Out’ the Book: Read Jordan Peele’s Notes On His Iconic Film

By Naomi Elias 

We’ve handpicked some of the best annotations Jordan Peele shares in Get Out: The Annotated Screenplay. Reading them will change how you watch the movie.


14 ‘Supernatural’ Music Cues That Prove Rock Is Part of The Show’s DNA

By Naomi Elias 

Here’s why watching ‘Supernatural’ feels like you are eavesdropping on two brothers having the greatest (and also longest) road trip ever.

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10 Great Life Lessons From TV Moms

By Naomi Elias 

Moms are pretty well known for their ability to give good advice. Here are a few examples from modern TV moms.


The 5 Most Innovative Episodes of ‘Broad City’

By Naomi Elias 

Broad City has continuously pushed the boundaries of television comedy throughout its five-season run on Comedy Central with unapologetically feminist content and a penchant for playing with format.

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15 Underrated Romantic Movies Directed By Women

By Naomi Elias 

We created the perfect Valentine’s Day watch list filled with underrated gems from equally underrated female directors.


Drop What You’re Doing and Watch ‘Luther’

By Naomi Elias 

Stop us if you’ve heard this before, but you should be watching the Idris Elba show.

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How The Shows of 2018 Reckoned With Grief, And Nailed It

By Naomi Elias 

Here’s to the brave shows that dared us to sit with death for longer than a sweeps week.