Category Archives: Hollywood

Young Harvey Weinstein: The Making of a Monster

Interesting (and all too stereotypical) backstory from a THR piece titled “Young Harvey Weinstein: The Making of a Monster”: The ship was enormous and solid as a rock. Built in 1897 and capable of traveling at a speed of 13 … Continue reading

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Ferdinand (2017)

Is it just me or does the trailer for the animated film Ferdinand signal coded references to standard pro-diversity, pro-immigrant sentiments?

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Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film

It’s never enough. From a piece in Variety actually titled “Hollywood Sexism Rules: Number of Female Protagonists Falls in 2017”: Rey, Diana Prince, and Belle may have anchored some of the biggest box office hits of 2017, but they were … Continue reading

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BBC Presenter Criticized for Calling ‘Black Panther’ Cast “Overwhelmingly Black”

From NME: BBC presenter Jeremy Vine has come under fire from viewers of The One Show after he called the cast of Marvel‘s latest film Black Panther “overwhelmingly black”… When stars Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther) and Danai Gurira (Okoye) appeared … Continue reading

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TAC: “An Armenian Rhapsody”

Writing in Cuck Quarterly….er, I mean The American Conservative… Bill Kauffman wonders why Hollywood doesn’t produce any films about the Armenian genocide (“An Armenian Rhapsody”) “Why do their films, including those about the genocide,” Kauffman asks “always get the shaft … Continue reading

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Law & Order: KKK

The ‘ripped from the headlines’ Law & Order shows have always been an outlet for liberal fantasies, but this summary of a new Law & Order: SVU episode demonstrates just how unhinged the Left has become. This episode has it … Continue reading

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NYT: Why is Hollywood So Liberal?

In a NYT op-ed, professor of sociology Neil Gross asks “Why Is Hollywood So Liberal?” He surprisingly makes a token gesture to the hugely disproportionate role of Jews in the industry (!): The looming threat of anti-Semitic fascism further politicized … Continue reading

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West Side Story 2.0

From Roger Friedman’s story on Steven Spielberg issuing a casting call for a remake of West Side Story: It’s a pro-forma casting call because, in the end, the new “West Side Story” is going to need stars. Big names. And … Continue reading

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Full SJW in “Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams”

Last night, I anxiously tuned in to watch the new series Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams on Amazon. The debut episode in my Amazon feed was “Real Life”, which is set in a futuristic L.A. Within the first 10 minutes … Continue reading

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Progress in Hollywood

From Roger Friedman: The Directors Guild of America took a huge leap this morning. They snubbed Steven Spielberg for “The Post” and ushered in a new era.Their nominees are all first timers but for one — Christopher Nolan. Greta Gerwig … Continue reading

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