NYFF 2018: New York Film Festival news and movie reviews

New York City is a town of devoted cinephiles, and the New York Film Festival is the most anticipated event on the year’s movie...

In Fahrenheit 11/9, Michael Moore spares no one — especially self-satisfied...

Jared Kushner loved Michael Moore’s health care crisis documentary Sicko. He loved it so much that he threw an after-party for it following the...

I Think We’re Alone Now, from Reed Morano, is a gorgeous...

Post-apocalyptic stories, as a rule, are less about the end of the world and more about what it really is to be a human....

Cary Joji Fukunaga is directing the new James Bond movie. Here...

Ending weeks of speculation following the abrupt departure of director Danny Boyle from the as-yet-untitled 25th James Bond movie, American director Cary Joji Fukunaga...

At long last, Twitter brought back chronological timelines. Here’s why they’re...

Twitter has finally brought back exclusively chronological timelines, more than two years after phasing them out. In a move many would characterize as restoring...

Serial’s season 3 debut: high stakes, Shakespearean bar fights, and a...

Serial’s third season drops today, with plenty of anticipation about how it will compare to its game-changing, award-winning first season. And fans of the...

Why this economist thinks public education is mostly pointless

I’m not a libertarian, but I love debating libertarians. Case in point: Bryan Caplan. Caplan is an economics professor at George Mason University and the...

Why movie theaters are trading popcorn and soda for chimichangas and...

Popcorn and movies, movies and popcorn — it’s an eternal pairing. For decades, the two have seemed as inseparable as peanut butter and jelly,...

Why the era of Peak TV is the era of the...

The recent drop of the fourth and final season of UnReal on Hulu made me realize something a little sad: I’m probably never going...

The biggest lie we still teach in American history classes

One of my favorite writers, Gore Vidal, once described his country as the United States of Amnesia. “We learn nothing because we remember nothing,”...

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