House of the Dragon Episode 6 Recap: Fire and Blood, Literally

Spoilers below. Ten years have passed since Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen and Lord Laenor Velaryon’s “red wedding” and since Queen Alicent made her first rebellion against House Targaryen with a symbolic green dress. When we reunite with House of the Dragon’s leading women this week, much has changed. They are not only played by new actresses […]

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Lena Dunham: “It was like we were all getting PhDs in Medieval history”

The filmmaker, writer and actress talks about the long journey to adapt the medieval coming-of-age dramedy Catherine, Called Birdy for the big screen. Lena Dunham made her directorial debut in 2010 with Tiny Furniture before going on to helm one of the defining TV shows of the last decade. Five years after Girls concluded its […]

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The art of adapting short films into feature-length movies

Eddie Sternberg discusses the risks and challenges of expanding his 2015 short into a feature-length film. The short form is the primary cinematic blueprint and foundation for emerging filmmakers to make their first steps in the industry and hone their directing skills before taking their storytelling to the wider feature-length format. Oftentimes, short films wear […]

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Discover the radical energy of this unsettling psychodrama

In 1970, J.G. Ballard’s The Atrocity Exhibition was first published by Jonathan Cape in the UK. This anti-novel has had a complicated publication history: all 15 of the (linked) stories that make up its chapters had already been published separately over the previous four years; in America, Doubleday & Company pulled their scheduled 1970 publication […]

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Puerto Rico Star Ricky Martin Faces Sexual Assault Complaint

By DÁNICA COTO, The Associated Press. Published: 5 hours ago A sexual assault complaint has been filed against Puerto Rico pop star Ricky Martin, who recently sued his nephew over what he said were false allegations of sexual abuse. The complaint was filed Friday at a police precinct in the capital of San Juan, police […]

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Prince Harry and William View Tributes Left to Queen Elizabeth With Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle

Kate Middleton and Prince William, the recently crowned Prince and Princess of Wales, were seen with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on Saturday greeting well-wishers at Windsor Castle and observing some of the many tributes left at the home of the late Queen Elizabeth. Chris Jackson//Getty Images It has been some time since Prince […]

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House of the Dragon Episode 3 Recap: A Prize to Be Won

Spoilers below. Targaryens might come from a long line of warriors, but not all of them seem so comfortable with the nastiness of bloodshed. Episode 3 of House of the Dragon is largely about brutality, and the manner in which various members of House Targaryen wield it. At different points throughout “Second of His Name,” […]

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A Comprehensive Timeline of Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton’s Three-Year Romance

Rami Malek is officially an Oscar winner. The actor took home the award for Best Actor for his role as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody during the Oscars’ 2019 ceremony, but his status as an Academy Award recipient isn’t the only thing that’s changed thanks to the film. He’s also officially official with his co-star […]

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Zendaya Wears V-Neck Crop Top and Jeans To Celebrate 26th Birthday With Boyfriend Tom Holland

On Thursday night, Zendaya celebrated her her 26th birthday in Manhattan with her boyfriend Tom Holland at MAMO Italian restaurant. The actress looked casual and chic in low-waisted denim jeans and a black crop top with long sleeves and a V-neck, which was held together with a few buttons in front. Zendaya dressed the outfit […]

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