Singapore City

Crazy Conspicuous Consumption

Crazy Rich Asians, Hollywood’s new romantic comedy about a Chinese-American young lady a...


Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee

Spike Lee’s KkKrazyGlue

Spike Lee’s new movie BlacKkKlansman has received 100 percent thumbs up from 46 professi...


Review: The Incredibles 2

What proportion of the top creative artists in Hollywood, the heavyweight auteurs, are men...


Geena Davis

For White Girls Who Have Considered (Career) Suicide

It’s been less than a month since actress Frances McDormand used her Oscar acceptance sp...


Frances McDormand

Trophy Wife

Moments after actress Frances McDormand employed her victory speech at the Academy Awards ...


Corey Feldman

The Casting Crib

As legions of Hollywood actresses step forth with lurid allegations against snub-nosed hed...


Robert Blake

The Overlord of Oscar Bait

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein was a celebrated figure during the (perhaps now finally c...


‘Blade Runner 2049’: A Mexican in Los Angeles

Blade Runner 2049 is a remarkably faithful sequel/tribute to the old noir science-fiction ...


Jordan Peele

An Open Letter to Jordan Peele

Former president Jimmy Carter is seen by some, rightly or wrongly, as someone who has neve...


Riot Acting

The key moment in the self-destruction of the once great American city of Detroit over the...


The Tragedy of Doctor Who

The new Doctor Who is a woman. "€œAll the cool humans are thrilled,"€ cooed Mashable;...


Vince Vaughn

Affirmative Reaction

In a 2015 interview with Playboy's David Hochman, Vince Vaughn had the scrotal fortitude t...


Daniel Kaluuya in Get Out

“€˜Get Out”€™? Get Your Money Back

Get Out, a remarkably racist kill-the-white-people horror movie that makes Django Unchaine...


Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in La La Land

Everyone’s Gaga Over “€˜La La”€™

Will the curse of Oscar front-runnerhood undermine public enjoyment of La La Land? It wou...