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Pulp Fiction Writing Credit

Gentle Reminder That a Whole Other Guy Co-Wrote ‘Pulp Fiction’

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Samuel L. Jackson be like: What does Roger Avary look like?

River Wild Header

The Surprisingly Pretty Good Remake of ‘River Wild’ Is Our Pick of the Week

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Plus 5 more new releases to watch at home this week on 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD!

Whiplash Short Film

Why Do So Many Short Films Have That “Look”?

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Moral of the story: color grading is a storytelling device.

Lin Shaye Insidious

There’s No Horror Hero Quite Like Lin Shaye in ‘Insidious’

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Career character actor Lin Shaye was finally given a chance to shine as demon slayer Elise in James Wan and Leigh Whannel’s hit horror franchise.

Network Monologue

The Ballad of Howard Beale: Why We Keep Misreading ‘Network’

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“Good morning, Mr. Beale. They tell me you’re a madman.”

The Godfather Squibs

A Brief, Bloody History of How Gunshot Squibs Work

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Small, but mighty: here’s everything you’ve ever wanted to know about squibs.

Barbie

12 Movies to Watch if You Like ‘Barbie’

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She’s everything. Including these twelve movies.