Movies

Hollywood Needs Diverse Directors

Hollywood needs more diverse directors in order to be a truly inclusive industry.

Split and the Portrayal of Disassociative Identity Disorder

Split's depiction of Disassociative Identity Disorder sparks questions of portraying a mental illness about which little is known.

Are Superhero Films Truly Diversifying?

Marvel and DC may have diversified their comic book characters, but that has yet to translate to the film industry.
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Gender Segregation: Empowering or Exclusive?

Does creating women-only spaces help or hurt the advancement of gender equality?
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Lord of the Flies and the Ethics of Genderbending Film Adaptations

William Golding's classic novel will be soon be remade in movie form - only, this time, the people trapped on the island will all be girls.
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The Transplant Scenario in Fiction and Film

Fictional representations of organ transplant scenarios offer valuable insights into the real-world practice.
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The Cinematic Populism of Rotten Tomatoes

Rotten Tomatoes has revolutionized how people watch movies - much to the chagrin of the industry's figureheads.
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Harvey Weinstein and Addressing Hollywood’s Unacceptable Reality

Harvey Weinstein's record of sexual assault reveals an uncomfortable truth about sexual harassment in Hollywood - a truth that must be addressed.
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Should History be Kinder to George Patton?

A new documentary argues that General Patton's leadership should be a model for today, requiring a reassessment of the controversial general's legacy.
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Is it O.K. to Watch Louis C.K.?

As more allegations of sexual misconduct among Hollywood elite like Louis C.K. continue to appear, how should we approach their artwork?