Witney Seibold

contributor to IGN and co-host of the podcast Critically Acclaimed

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Contributor to IGN and co-host of the podcast Critically Acclaimed

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Critics review “MLK/FBI,” a documentary about how Martin Luther King, Jr.

‘Outside the Wire’: Unoriginal plot doesn’t do its great cast justice, suggests critic

Critics review “MLK/FBI,” a documentary about how Martin Luther King, Jr.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Critics review “Freaky,” a horror/comedy about a serial killer who swaps bodies with a teenage girl; “Ammonite,” a romance drama about a paleontologist who sells common fossils to…

Gender politics make ‘Freaky’ cool and subversive, says critic

Critics review “Freaky,” a horror/comedy about a serial killer who swaps bodies with a teenage girl; “Ammonite,” a romance drama about a paleontologist who sells common fossils to…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Critics review “Yellow Rose,” a musical about a Filipina teenager whose mom gets deported from their small Texas town, and she must decide whether to go with her mother or pursue her…

'Yellow Rose’ is a modern and authentic tale about immigration, family, and music

Critics review “Yellow Rose,” a musical about a Filipina teenager whose mom gets deported from their small Texas town, and she must decide whether to go with her mother or pursue her…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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