Mae Whitman’s Boots Were Made for Surviving

The star of The Duff reveals her favorite shops in East L.A.—and what the Apocalypse has to do with her personal style

Cinespia Just Planned Your October with These Halloween-Themed Movies

Leave it to a cemetery film series to know how to do the spookiest month right

Idol Folly

Illustration by André Carrilho The 1988 biopic of bebop immortal Charlie Parker, Bird, was the film that opened my eyes to Clint Eastwood’s potential as a filmmaker. Flawed and...

Steve Erickson’s Alternate Oscars

Our film critic commandeers the Academy to hand out a few trophies of his own

Off to the Races! Golden Globe and SAG Nominees Announced

Peruse the full list of nominees for these and the Indie Spirit Awards.
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The Wildest Lines from ‘Cats’ Movie Reviews

Critics came with claws out
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Paramount Ranch’s Western Town Has Reportedly Burned

A famous movie location falls victim to the raging Woolsey Fire

The To-Do List: October 2015’s Most Awesome Media Digestibles

What to read, stream, watch, and listen to this month

Counter Programming: Paranoid ’70s Thrillers vs. Art House Horror

Your guide to the best indie films of the weekend—popcorn not included