Tag: Movies

The Best Holiday Movies & Specials To Watch With Family

The Best Holiday Movies and Specials—and Where to Watch Them By Tanay Howard Some of my favorite holiday memories include sleepovers with my cousins, making gingerbread houses, and staying up ridiculously late to catch our favorite holiday movies on TV. And while times have changed in regards to how we watch our favorite programs, one thing remains the same: I can’t resist the…

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Animation Opens Doors for Women and Their Stores

Animation Opens More Screen Doors for Women and Their Stories By Karen Idelson As calls for diversity and gender parity in entertainment are reshaping the industry, animation continues to promote and represent women in game-changing roles, for executives and creative leaders.  Jennifer Lee leads Walt Disney Animation Studios. Kristine Belson runs Sony Animation. Karen Toliver heads Netflix’s toon arm. Ramsey Naito…

14 Family Halloween Movies to Watch This October

14 Family Halloween Movies to Watch This October Looking for chills and thrills this fall season? Check out our round-up of the best family-friendly Halloween movies.  By Suelain Moy  It’s time to get spooky! We rounded up the best Halloween movies for families—some of which are available on your favorite streaming services. The classic films will deliver plenty of thrills for Mom,…

The Movie Zendaya Describes as “Absolutely Breathtaking”

The Movie Zendaya Describes as “Absolutely Breathtaking” By Calum Russell Rising from almost total obscurity, the American actor Zendaya has quickly become one of the most influential figures of contemporary culture, leading from the frontline. A phenomenal and dynamic performer, Zendaya has gone from a regular slot on the Disney channel to being one of the most sought-after actors in modern cinema,…

Daisy Edgar-Jones: Her Place In The Sun

Daisy Edgar-Jones: Her Place In The Sun ‘Normal People’ made her an instant star. Now Daisy Edgar-Jones is seizing the moment. By Lena de Casparis Photographer – Rosaline Shahnavaz; Stylist – Magdalena Bryk Daisy Edgar-Jones loves a mood board. Pinterest, if we’re going to be specific. Before a recent trip to her first Glastonbury, she meticulously curated a board of…

Jennifer Lawrence Reacts To Being Paid Less in ‘Don’t Look Up’

Jennifer Lawrence Reacts To Being Paid Less Than Leonardo DiCaprio In ‘Don’t Look Up’ By Rachel West Jennifer Lawrence may have top billing among her high-profile co-stars in “Don’t Look Up”, but she certainly doesn’t have the top salary. Lawrence toplines a cast that includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Meryl Streep, Timothee Chalamet, Jonah Hill, Ariana Grande and Mark Rylance in…

New Superhero Movie Depicts Women as Heroes

By Jessie Tu Even before Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer appear on screen in Netflix’s latest film Thunder Force, I was teary with emotional solidarity. “I’m not a nerd, I’m smart. There’s a difference,” a young Emily Stanton (played by Spencer) shouts at her bullies. Along comes Lydia Berman, (played by McCarthy)– a strong teenager who rescues the vulnerable girl on…