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‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’ Is Revisionist History at its Core, but Oprah’s Performance is Powerful Enough to Distract Us

This Wednesday I sat down with Screen Invasion‘s Malcolm Foster for our weekly podcast mouth-running where we talked about my discomfort with LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER (revisionist history, I’m looking at you!), the scary hilarity in YOU’RE NEXT (out 8/23) and our favorite meth cook Walt White’s bittersweet return in BREAKING BAD (I can’t deal [...]

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TCA ’13: The Best (and Worst) of Cable Midseason

The wonderful Rob Owen of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette recently hosted a roundtable with fellow TV critics Scott Peirce (Salt Lake Tribune), Candy Havens (FYI Television), and myself as we discussed our opinions on the newest midseason offerings from cable. We may differ slightly on our favorites, but we can all agree that HBO’s heartwrenching [...]

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The Popcast: Episode 62, ‘The Point of No Return’

Each week Gwen Reyes gets together with Screen Invasion‘s Malcolm Foster and New in Cinema‘s Daniel Sarath, two lovely English gents who make us sound smarter than actually possibly, to talk about films, festivals, bears, and what we expect in exchange for our hard earned money at the box office. This week Daniel ran-through the [...]

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Guys Who Watch ‘Girls’ — ‘The Return’

Back when no one could shut up about their feelings toward Lena Dunham’s HBO freshman series, GIRLS, (remember May?) I was asked by Brian Spaeth and Robert Carroll the awesome men of Guys Who Watch Girls to join them as a special guest for their weekly episode dissection. We talked about Hannah Horvath’s (Dunham) journey [...]

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