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James Mangold has revealed his biggest fear for the future of film.

Geeksmas day 16 and twitter gives us a glimpse into James Mangold’s mind.

Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox’s film and TV assets became official earlier this week, bringing the X-Men and Fantastic Four franchises back home to Marvel. 316 more words

Why Can't Women Directors Win More Awards?!

This is a question I saw floating around Twitter a few days ago.  It seems that some of the Twitter SJW crowd has a real problem with the fact that the films nominated for Best Director all share the fact that they are directed by men, and want to see women getting the nod.  991 more words


What's with all the hate on The Last Jedi?

First of all, if you haven’t seen the movie you should stop reading right now.

Now that we have that out-of-the-way I just want to say that not all Star Wars fans hate this movie, but going by the community reception a lot of them do. 1,386 more words


There are 624 public companies with no women on their boards. Here's the list

There are more women on corporate boards than ever, but they still only occupy 16% of all available seats in the Russell 3000, an index of the 3,000 largest US companies. 4,969 more words

Remembering Yevgeny Vakhtangov

Theater Plus blog No. 144. Still another of those posts from an archive I have since jettisoned. I’m not quite sure why I was so coy about where I got this packet of photos. 879 more words


Ocean's 8 Releases First Poster

I have many reservations about Ocean’s 8, the least of which being the all-female cast. While I do find it to be low-hanging creative fruit to simply do a gender-swap reboot/spin-off of a popular franchise, I find that more an offense TO women. 129 more words

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The Punisher: Season Two – More Punishment

It’s a good thing that Netflix has approved a second season of Marvel’s The Punisher, though it concerns me somewhat because–tonality speaking–there’s only so many places the series can go, and most of them involve lots of people killed by gunshot. 105 more words