Chaos in the kitchen with The Bear and Boiling Point

The key to good cooking is balance. A meal with no salt is bland, add too much and it’s ruined. Recreating a restaurant on screen needs that same balance: chaotic but with purpose; lonely but communal; cut-throat but with heart. Capturing that specific environment – a swirling pressure-cooker of clashing personalities where the lines between […]

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Paul Mescal and Emily Watson on Building and Breaking a Mother-Son Bond in God’s Creatures

Spoilers below. Much of what makes A24’s moody drama God’s Creatures so quietly devastating is owed to what’s shown rather than spoken. The film stars Emily Watson and Paul Mescal as mother Aileen and son Brian, whose isolated, tight-knit fishing village on the Irish coast is lovely and decrepit, shot with a tender but unflinching […]

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Flux Gourmet

A sonic catering collective attends a prestigious residency in Peter Strickland’s characteristically off-beat new flick. At a secluded manor house, an avant-garde sonic catering collective begin a new residency at the behest of prim benefactor Jan Stevens (Gwendoline Christie). This unconventional art form involves turning the sounds of food and cooking into performance via microphones […]

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‘Bachelor in Paradise’: Connections, Tears And Engagements Abound In Dramatic Season Preview

By Paige Gawley, ETOnline.com. Published: 5 hours ago The supersized new season of “Bachelor in Paradise” is going to bring the drama. At the conclusion of Tuesday’s season 8 premiere of the series, fans got a look at what’s to come, and, boy, is there lots to come. The preview starts out on a light-hearted note as Shanae […]

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Don’t Worry Darling’s Plot Twist Is Its Ultimate Undoing

Spoilers below. To argue Don’t Worry Darling goes off the rails in its third act is to insult the (pretty, sun-baked) chaos that comes before it. That “chaos,” of course, could easily be in reference to the publicity coaster the Olivia Wilde-directed film has traversed since rumors first festered of a feud between Wilde and […]

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‘The Masked Singer’ Kicks Off Season 8 With Big Performances And Even Bigger Unmaskings! (Recap)

By Brent Furdyk. Published: 4 hours ago “The Masked Singer” is back, with wilder costumes, bolder performances, bigger stars and way more unmaskings than any season before! The hit Fox reality competition mystery series kicked off its eighth season on Tuesday, helmed by host Nick Cannon and overseen by stalwart panelists Robin Thicke, Ken Jeong, Jenny McCarthy […]

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‘The Bachelorette’ Finale: Rachel And Tino Split After He Confessed To Cheating on Her

By Paige Gawley, ETOnline.com. Published: 3 hours ago Last updated: 3 hours ago Rachel Recchia and Tino Franco‘s engagement was short-lived. After the pair’s engagement was shown on Tuesday night’s season finale of “The Bachelorette”, footage filmed during a so-called happy couple weekend revealed how things ultimately came to an end. The pair’s romance goes all the way […]

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