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May 2, 2018

Largely set in a hotel room on election night 2016, Onur Tukel’s The Misogynists is a nasty piece of business. Perhaps the director’s most no holds barred picture yet, it expresses the anxieties and political division of the Trump era. While narrative and documentary filmmakers are still grappling with the …

A quiet and observant sports drama, When She Runs, like The Fits, is a film that lives and breathes process. Our lead Kristen (Kirstin Anderson, also credited as a co-writer) goes through her daily life which involves late night training sessions at one of those unstaffed 24-hour discount gyms, working …

Inspired by Andrew Solomon’s best-selling novel and perhaps a quote the begins Roger Ebert’s autobiography Life Itself (“…movies are like a machine that generates empathy”), Rachel Dretzin’s Far from the Tree tells seven distinct stories of families and individuals grappling with disability, emotional trauma, and ultimately how to be happy. …

Decoding Westworld is a weekly podcast recapping the HBO original series Westworld. In this episode, Joanna and David discuss the second episode of the second season, “Reunion.” Be sure to check out Chris Evangelista’s recap and Joanna Robinson’s recap of this episode.  Thanks for listening to this season of Decoding Westworld. …

On April 30, 2018, Blake Lively uploaded a picture to Instagram, engaging in a friendly game of hangman with her audience. Later, after a lot of guessing from fans about what the puzzle could be, she revealed the answer, “What happened to Emily?&…

On the May 2, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior editor Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about The Killer remake, MoviePass, Star Wars: Episode 9, Deadpool 3, The Handmaid’s Tale, Westworld, Power Rangers, and Ant-Man and the Wasp. You can subscribe …

Which Arrow cast member won’t be returning for the seventh season? Would you believe someone saw Avengers: Infinity War five times in a row? Why is Venom‘s tongue so long? Did you know Lost star Josh Holloway came close to getting the role of Gambit? Is Agents of SHIELD going …

A Quiet Place was a big horror hit, so now Paramount wants more scary movies to strike box office gold. Enter Crawl, a new horror-thriller produced by Evil Dead filmmaker Sam Raimi and directed by High Tension director Alexandre Aja. The film focuses on a woman trapped in a house during a hurricane, …