Every Aubrey Plaza Movie Role, Ranked by How Badly She Wants to Kill You

Playing It Cool (2014) I choked a little when I realized this 2014 rom-com would have us believe that Plaza, Chris Evans, Topher Grace, Luke Wilson, and Martin Starr are all writers who run around in a pack tailgating, bowling, and happy hour-ing while showering Evans’s emotionally stunted protagonist with terrible advice. I’ll reserve the […]

Giovanna Fletcher’s husband Tom proposed in the exact spot they met aged 13

The sweet and thoughtful pop sensation ensured he took Giovanna back to the spot where they first met – the assembly hall within the acting school they attended based in Marble Arch – when he asked her if she would like to be Mrs Fletcher.

Kate Middleton and Prince William’s Romance: How It Could Save the Monarchy

Over the course of those eight years, the quiet, sporty brunette with a tenacious character earned the humiliating nickname of Waity Katie. Why didn’t the art-history graduate find herself a proper job, the British press demanded. But, as a friend of the couple points out, Kate couldn’t risk accepting any job that made her look […]

Francophone Film Week presents award-winning movies

Hanoi (VNS/VNA) -  Cinema lovers will have a chance to enjoy international award-winning films when the Francophone Film Week 2020 kicks off next week. Organised by the Wallonia-Brussels Delegation in Vietnam, the screenings, part of the activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the International Organisation of La Francophonie, will take place over four days, from […]

Usher sweetly carries newborn daughter Sovereign Bo in cloud-print baby björn during family hike with girlfriend Jennifer Goicoechea in LA

Usher recently celebrated Junior’s 13th birthday with Foster, writing on Instagram with a collage of baby photos: ‘Always have been, always will be a Big Shot!! @act_up_g You wanna be grown…so fast!! Slow down…I love my lil man, and am missing those days one year at a time. 

EXCLUSIVE: Listen to Hillsong founder accuse disgraced pastor Carl Lentz of having ‘more than one affair’ and exhibiting ‘general narcissistic behavior, manipulating and mistreating people’ in bombshell leaked audio of his firing

In his Instagram post that led to his ousting from Hillsong, Lentz wrote: ‘When you lead out of an empty place, you make choices that have real consequences. I was unfaithful in my marriage, the most important relationship in my life and held accountable for that.’

There’s Not Enough Selena In The New Netflix Series

The depictions of the women in particular — especially Suzette — aren’t as fleshed out as the men. As A.B. has to prove himself again and again as the band’s musical producer, in some ways, even Selena’s perspective gets lost in the shuffle. Arguably that depiction might simply be true to life, since Selena was […]

All of Robert De Niro’s Comedic Roles, Ranked

Showtime (2002) This was released right in the wake of the De Niro comedy boom — three years after Analyze This and two years after Meet the Parents — when Hollywood seemed to think De Niro was just a comedy dynamo ready to be paired with a wacky partner and countless spit-takes. (We really were only […]

Subverts How Female and Male Nudity Are Used in Comedy

The last example most literally treats female nudity like male nudity. At the end of the movie, we hear Mike say he didn’t know he could have sex in this position. The position is then revealed to be him up on a table, with Tatiana standing against him, thrusting. She is the aggressor. It’s neither […]

An ode to the beloved picnic: The Way We Were by Poonam Saxena

“Picnic spots” were everywhere through the ’80s and early ’90s too. Any place in India — particularly if it was a popular holiday destination, such as a hill station — offered a variety of “picnic spots”, usually a scenic place with a view, a flower-filled garden or a waterfall.