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The Bear Carmy

How ‘The Bear’ Compounds Conflict Without Feeling Confusing


You know what they say: if you can’t handle the heat, get out of the kitchen.

Jordan Peele Color Theory Filmmaking

The Color Theory of Jordan Peele


The world of Jordan Peele might be a nightmare but at least it looks stunning.

Streaming Horror August 2022

All the Horror You Need to Stream in August 2022


Here’s our monthly rundown of all the horror flicks dropping and departing from your favorite streaming services in August 2022.

Linus Sandgren Cinematography

From ‘First Man’ to 007: The Cinematography of Linus Sandgren


Want to know more about the ‘No Time to Die’ cinematographer? Can’t say we blame you.

Five Days At Memorial

The Real Story Behind ‘Five Days at Memorial’


The new miniseries from Apple details the impossible decisions faced by doctors during Hurricane Katrina.


Young Hollywood Returns from the Dead in Our Pick of the Week


Plus six more new releases to watch at home this week on UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD!

Lupita Nyongo Us Performance

The Powerful Performance(s) of Lupita Nyong’o in ‘Us’


Marrying tenets of avant-garde theater and natural acting methods, Nyong’o delivered a masterclass in playing opposite sides of the same coin in Jordan Peele’s doppelgänger horror film.

Scott Snyder Comixology

Without Batman, Scott Snyder Has a Stress-Free Comic-Con


We chat with Scott Snyder about returning to Comic-Con with a new set of ComiXology Originals and why they trump Dark Knight popularity.