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film criticism by maryann johanson | since 1997

The Rape of Recy Taylor documentary review: meet the unheralded badass black women of recent American history

Sun Dec 10 2017, 09:55pm | 0 comments

curated: Time magazine’s most influential images of all time

Sun Mar 19 2017, 12:54pm | 1 comment

The Letters (aka Letters from Mother Teresa) movie review: utter nunsense

Mon Nov 30 2015, 07:50pm | 75 comments

evening clickbait: Harry Potter postage stamps; girls do too like sci-fi; symphony crowd gasps as JFK assassination announced; Gravity if it was shot in Ikea

Thu Nov 14 2013, 11:51pm | 3 comments

it’s Cumberbatch Time!

Fri Oct 18 2013, 08:43pm | 9 comments

A Good Day to Die Hard (review)

Fri Feb 15 2013, 01:02am | 13 comments

question of the day: Who is the entertainment person of the year for 2012?

Fri Dec 21 2012, 08:00am | 0 comments

the Game of Thrones spoof of that Time cover that makes me go ewwwww (and other adventures in social networking)

Sun May 20 2012, 11:40pm | 0 comments

how Biff from Back to the Future deals with fans (and other adventures in social networking)

Sat May 12 2012, 12:06am | 0 comments

G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2nd trailer, plus notes from a footage reveal)

Tue Apr 24 2012, 12:55pm | 1 comment

question of the weekend: Are women people?

Sat Mar 10 2012, 02:50pm | 0 comments

on the impossibility of a female gaze: Richard Corliss on ‘Immortals’

Fri Nov 11 2011, 04:52pm | 0 comments

must reads: “Why renters and pirates watch such different movies”

Tue Nov 08 2011, 09:10pm | 0 comments

question of the day: Are the Smurfs cryptofascists?

Tue Aug 16 2011, 08:00am | 0 comments

dodging the Egypt Internet crackdown; the Oscar race is already over; is Amazon going all out with unlimited streaming?; more: leftover links

Sun Feb 06 2011, 05:30pm | 0 comments

question of the day: Is Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg really the Person of the Year 2010?

Wed Dec 15 2010, 09:03am | 0 comments

watch it: “TIME Announces New Version of Magazine Aimed at Adults”

Tue Aug 31 2010, 10:51pm | 2 comments

wtf: who cares if ‘Toy Story 3’ is 100% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes?

Mon Jun 21 2010, 05:22pm | 36 comments

question of the day: Who should be our most trusted newsperson, if not Jon Stewart?

Fri Jul 24 2009, 10:56am | 18 comments

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