Zach Gilbert

Zach Gilbert

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Irresistible: Jon Stewart’s Scathing, Sharp-Witted Satire Soars (Review)

Irresistible is a clever and comedic commentary on the disconnect between today’s political parties and…

Top Gun (1986): Pure Pop Culture Phenomenon or Pro-War Propaganda? (Review)

Top Gun ’s ageless appeal pervades pop culture to this day, but some still view…

You Should Have Left: Keep Away From This Kevin Bacon Thriller (Review)

You Should Have Left fails to incite fear of any kind, with a story that’s…

How Pixar’s Pete Docter Analyzes the Anxieties of Aging Through Art (Profile)

Though we can’t see Pixar’s Soul as soon as we would’ve liked, Pete Docter ’s…

The Ground Beneath My Feet: Witnessing the Woes of the Modern-Day Working Woman

With acerbic accuracy, The Ground Beneath My Feet devastatingly depicts the disturbances that working women…

Becky: A Breezy but Bloody Brawl with a Brutal Bag of Tricks (Review)

Becky gives audiences a gnarly genre gem to savor this summer, with terrific turns from…

Da 5 Bloods: Spike Lee Entertains and Educates in a Harrowing History Lesson (Review)

The dynamite Da 5 Bloods doubles as both a blistering breakdown of America’s painful past…

Candyman: Chronicling the 1992 Horror Classic’s Continuing Cultural Significance (Review)

Candyman’s commentary on race remains just as riveting as it was thirty years ago, and…

How The King of Staten Island’s Judd Apatow Forever Changed 21st Century Comedies (Profile)

Ahead of the release of The King of Staten Island, we take a peek at…

Wonder Woman: Revisiting DC’s 2017 Revolutionary Runaway Success

Wonder Woman is fierce feminist filmmaking at its finest, preserving its potent power and progressivism…