‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 2 May Not Debut Until 2019

After a troubled production period that featured multiple delays and the exit of longtime Trek fan Bryan Fuller as its original showrunner (he was apparently pushed out by CBS after he failed to deliver scripts on time), the long-awaited Star Trek: Discovery finally beamed onto televisions last night in its premiere episode. You can read two reviews here on /Film – one from […]
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Paul Thomas Anderson Turns Three Haim Live Performances Into a Short Film, ‘Valentine’

Haim still has Something to Tell You, and it’s in the form of a short film directed by none other than Paul Thomas Anderson (There Will Be Blood, Boogie Nights). The 14-minute short film is a relatively simple video, comprised of nothing more than steady tracking shots of the three sisters who make up the pop-rock […]
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‘Thelma’ is a Cathartic, Supernatural Coming-of-Age Tale [Fantastic Fest]

Joachim Trier‘s Thelma begins with one of the most haunting opening scenes in recent memory. A young girl and her father trek out into the wilderness surrounding their home, crossing over a frozen lake and entering the woods. The father is armed with a rifle. When his young daughter isn’t looking, he takes aim at the […]
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Raw Edges creates concrete armchairs for Greenwich Peninsula

London design studio Raw Edges has created a range of concrete street furniture for Greenwich Peninsula, which is designed to look like “scaled-up" armchairs. Read more

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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ is a Lot of Fun (And a Little Confusing) For ‘Trek’ Newbies

(We are running two reviews of Star Trek: Discovery – one from an old school Star Trek fan and one with less experience in this iconic universe. Here is the second of the two reviews.) Star Trek: Discovery feels like J.J. Abrams’ Trek films. Your mileage may vary on whether or not that’s a good thing. For me, a non-Trekkie […]
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‘Freaks and Geeks’ Documentary is Coming to A&E TV in 2018

In the always-evolving world of the internet, two things still seem like unshakable certainties. One is the classic Rule 34, which says, “If it exists, there is porn of it.” And the second is that if you ever come across a list of TV shows that were cancelled too soon, Paul Feig and Judd Apatow‘s short-lived 1999 comedy series […]
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The Good Doctor is basically an inverted version of House

As it turns out, executive producer David Shore knows how to make exactly one kind of show. Sure, there’s the odd Sneaky Pete or miniseries like Houdini And Doyle, but really, he’s got one true skill: Stories about brilliant but socially isolated doctors and the people who orbit them. First, it was House; now, it’s …Read more…

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Smash that subscribe button for this parody of dopey YouTube vloggers

The daily YouTube vlogger is a strange breed of internet celebrity, broadcasting earnestly as they go about their day. There’s something strangely compelling about the sense of intimacy many of them create, but there’s also something deeply strange about the image of these people standing in the supermarket or subway…Read more…

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Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in prison

As reported by Variety, former Congressman/failed New York mayoral candidate/serial “sexter” Anthony Weiner has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for sending graphic photos to a 15-year-old girl. If you agree with Hillary Clinton’s argument that James Comey’s stupid decision to reopen the investigation into her…Read more…

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