‘Barkskins’ Is the Next Great TV Epic—and Perfect for Those Missing ‘Game of Thrones.’

Peter H. Stranks/National Geographic Frontier life was tough as hell, and for further proof of that fact, look no further than Barkskins, National Geographic’s small-screen adaptation of the epic 2016 novel by Annie Proulx (Brokeback Mountain). Set in the 1690s, … Read more…

‘Barkskins’ Is the Next Great TV Epic—and Perfect for Those Missing ‘Game of Thrones.’

Peter H. Stranks/National Geographic Frontier life was tough as hell, and for further proof of that fact, look no further than Barkskins, National Geographic’s small-screen adaptation of the epic 2016 novel by Annie Proulx (Brokeback Mountain). Set in the 1690s, … Read more…

Netflix’s New Dating Show Too Hot to Handle Is Unabashedly Trashy. It’s Also Weirdly Perfect for Right Now

It’s a paradox of contemporary television culture that, as our taste in fictional programming grows ever darker, viewers increasingly turn to so-called “reality TV” for something lighter. We pin our hopes on talented unknowns on creative competitions from The Voice … Read more…

The Amex Platinum is the perfect credit card in almost any scenario, including emergencies

Emergencies, preparedness, uncertainty and the like are what’s on everybody’s mind right now thanks to the relentless spread and effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus. As all of us practice more social distancing and even quarantining, it might be increasingly less … Read more…

‘Stateless’: Cate Blanchett Reveals Why TV Is The Perfect Medium For Her Netflix Immigration Drama

When Stateless gets its world premiere at Berlinale on Wednesday, it will be the culmination of a seven-year journey for Cate Blanchett. The two-time Oscar winner first conceived of the drama in her kitchen in 2013. A conversation about immigration … Read more…

Hot Berlin Package: Olivia Wilde To Direct Kerri Strug Biopic ‘Perfect’ About Olympic Gymnast Who Battled Injury To Win Gold; FilmNation, CAA, Riverstone & Pulse Aboard

EXCLUSIVE: Booksmart filmmaker Olivia Wilde is set to direct Kerri Strug biopic Perfect, which will be among the hottest packages at the EFM in Berlin next week. The film, based on the book Landing On My Feet, A Diary Of … Read more…

Robert Pattinson’s The Batman cast the perfect actress as Catwoman, and we’re squealing

Robert Pattinson’s The Batman cast the perfect actress as Catwoman, and we’re squealing Sure, we may be stoked about Robert Pattinson playing the caped crusader in the upcoming film The Batman. But we’re even more stoked that Zoë Kravitz will be playing … Read more…