Culture

The Decade of the Fan

(And The Scars It Is Going to Leave)

“It’s a Trap!” at the Cross-Section of Memes, Parody, and Fandom Legacy

Admiral Ackbar's claim to fame may have lasted a second on screen, but it's become so much more.

The 50 Best Movie Memes Ever

Memes, memes everywhere.

The Academy is Wrong

Filmmakers begin to speak out against The Academy's decision to relegate four awards to commercial breaks and the message is…

These Fine Actors Are Going Behind The Camera in 2019

2019 is set to bring some much-needed diversity to the growing trend of actors trying their hand behind the camera.

Murphy Brown & The Last Anti-Heroine

One viewer's 'Murphy Brown' is another viewer's 'Roseanne.'

The Pop Culture Winners and Losers of 2018

From 'Black Panther' to Filmstruck ending its service, 2018 was filled with Winners and Losers.

2018 Was the Year I Started Crying During Movies

After years of cinematic stoicism, a trio of tearjerkers caused this writer to start crying at the movies (and probably…

‘The Rider’ and ‘Last Chance U’ Show the Darker Side of American Masculinity

Despite very different settings, one of 2018's best movies and best television shows had a lot to say about youth culture.