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loaded question: what episodic stuff are you bingeing, and why should we watch it?There is simply too much stuff to watch these days! So tell us what you’re watching, and why it’s worth our time (or not). What episodic stuff a…
loaded question: what entertainment expenses, if any, are you cutting back on in our financially tight times?Inflation and energy-price shocks are starting to hit in the US and the UK (and elsewhere). The cost of everything seems to soaring, and — alas …
loaded question: what are your favorite movies that mess with time?I usually post a new Loaded Question on Monday, but here it is on Tuesday. Because yesterday was a holiday in the UK — I live in London — and I …
loaded question: what movie are you dying to see?Okay, ultimate movie question: What movie are you dying to see? I mean, anything. A book you love that has never been adapted. Your favorite act…
loaded question: how much longer can the superhero paradigm dominate movies… and what’s next?The teaser trailer for Thor: Love and Thunder landed today: And my response was, well, somewhat mixed: The current superhero cycle of cinema sta…
loaded question: what’s the best movie ever about magic?As the latest opus from JK Rowling, Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore, is about to hit the screens in the US (it debuted in the UK thi…
loaded question: what does film criticism mean to you in 2022?The death of movies has been announced many times before, as has the death of movie critics. But it’s plain that everything about film (as with …
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