‘But it was the Eighties!’
Cold Pursuit reviewed
I don’t have money, but what I do have are a very particular set of skills. Skills I have acquired over a very long career in online social justice
The Hawaii congresswoman is an identity politics box-ticker, yet MSNBC has it in for her. Why?
Game respects game
Sport is supposed to be an escape from everyday life, but the Kaepernick-Trump stand-off has ruined all that
It’s not just Mary Poppins that needs to be brought into the 21st century, argues Godfrey Elfwick
A new showcase gives us the real Tolkien – not his awful legacy
Hang these in a museum
Resident Evil 2 reviewed
Another piece of elite idiocy in The New York Times
Is it because he is black?
Cold War reviewed
SNL writers presumably believe that all Fox News shows operate on the same level of idiocy — and that isn’t right
Robert Gore-Langton goes behind the scenes of Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s 1950 masterpiece
Does a 22-year-old film point to the director’s alleged perversions?
His elegance, manners, and sportsmanship will never be topped
The absence of directness in modern American journalism reflects the cowardice and complicity of the journalists
Fyre Fraud and Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened reviewed
The politicization of the Supreme Court cuts both ways
What possible contribution could this generation make to film or literature?
How else could a drama as knowing and meta and arch do anything other than disappear up its own bottom?
It may be an instant classic, but it’s being widely misread
Comics should stop trying to be activists, and commentators, and philosophers