Interview With A Vampire, Alaska Daily

Jacob Anderson in Interview With The Vampire; Jake Lacy in A Friend Of The Family; Hilary Swank in Alaska DailyPhoto: Michele K. Short/AMC; Erika Doss/Peacock; Darko Sikman/ABC Welcome to What’s On, our weekly picks of must-watch shows. Here’s what you need to watch from Sunday, October 2 to Thursday, October 6. All times are Eastern. … Read more

A Review Of Ana Lily Amirpour’s Mona Lisa And The Blood Moon

Kate Hudson and Jeon Jong-seo in Ana Lily Amirpour’s Mona Lisa And The Blood Moon.Photo: Saban Films Movies so often try to increase the stakes of their action and chase sequences—seriously, does every action hero study parkour now?—so it’s refreshingly amusing when Mona Lisa And The Blood Moon deliberately lowers them, with one of the … Read more

Spirited Away US release’s 20th: Revisiting Miyazaki’s opus

Chihiro and No Face in Spirited Away Photo: 2001 Studio Ghibli – NDDTM (Getty Images) There’s a moment early on in Spirited Away that sticks with me after countless viewings and many years. Plucky ponytailed 10-year-old protagonist Chihiro breaks down by a river after losing her parents her —and the human world she recognizes—in a … Read more

Season 1, Episode 6, “Just Jen”

Tatiana Maslany Photo: Courtesy of Marvel Studios Well, they faked us out, didn’t they? After a tantalizing glimpse at Daredevil’s new helmet in the last episode, this episode has not even a hint of Matt Murdock. That’s a risky game to play with Marvel fans, but the show is, at least, self aware that it’s … Read more

Kevin Smith cashes in on nostalgia

(from left) Randal (Jeff Anderson) and Dante (Brian O’Halloran) in Kevin Smith’s Clerks III.Photo: Lionsgate There’s a watchable 90-minute movie hidden in the almost two-hour runtime of Clerks III. It’s too bad writer-director Kevin Smith doesn’t possess the clarity of vision he once had to refine ideas well enough to let his narrative do the … Read more

Shia LaBeouf now says abuse part of Honey Boy was made up

Shia LaBeoufPhoto: Emma McIntyre (Getty Images) Shia LaBeouf claimed to experience ego death after being accused of abuse by FKA twigs, but one can only assume the ego is making a healthy recovery on his quaint redemption tour. So far, he’s followed the usual script from the Alleged Abuser’s Guide To Being Accepted Back Into … Read more