contributor to IGN, and co-host of the podcast Critically Acclaimed
Contributor to IGN and co-hosts the podcast Canceled Too Soon.
Our critics review "Official Secrets," about an intelligence specialist who leaks a memo that the U.S. is enlisting Britain's help in blackmailing U.N.
Aug. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Our critics review the Netflix original "Secret Obsession," starring Brenda Song as a woman who wakes up with amnesia after a traumatic attack; "Into the Ashes," about an ex-con who…
Jul. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Our critics review “John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum,” the third movie about the assassin played by Keanu Reeves; “Trial By Fire,” based on a New Yorker article about a man who was…
May. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Five years ago, a Palestinian teen was kidnapped off the streets in Jerusalem. He was beaten and burned alive.
Sep. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A documentary about a black woman’s reunion with relatives who have been passing as white gets to the heart of one of the nation’s founding wounds.
Aug. 30from Scheer Intelligence
Sarah Rose Etter’s The Book of X belongs to a literary conversation about the grotesque and surreal.
Aug. 29from Bookworm
It's the battle of the limited series! Plus, will "Game of Thrones" dominate? How about "Veep?" And will a hostless show hold viewers' attention?
Sep. 17from Screengrab
Netflix wants an Oscar best picture win, and their highest profile release is Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman.'
Aug. 30from Hollywood Breakdown
Producing duo Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg break down the superhero construct in "The Boys"
Aug. 30from The Treatment
We look at how black men and women became stunt doubles in a Hollywood that resisted them at first.
Aug. 29from Greater LA
Dunce, by Mary Ruefle, finds meaning everywhere.
Sep. 12from Bookworm
For years, Ryan O’Connell was in the closet: not because he’s gay, which he is, but because he was ashamed of having cerebral palsy. His cover? He’d been hit by a car--which was true.
Aug. 30from The Business