Hocus Pocus 2 is an impressive, yet flawed, sequel

**Contains spoilers for Hocus Pocus 2.** Hocus Pocus is one of my favorite childhood Halloween films, edged out ever-so-slightly by Christina Ricci's absolutely perfect portrayal of Wednesday in Addams Family Values, so when I heard there was a sequel on the way, my expectations were fairly high. This could be the reason why I both … Continue reading Hocus Pocus 2 is an impressive, yet flawed, sequel

Neve Campbell to headline new ABC mystery drama by David E. Kelley

After a successful first season on Netflix's The Lincoln Lawyer, Neve Campbell is teaming up again with show-runners David E. Kelley and Michael Connelly. However, this time she'll be playing the leading lady in Avalon, an ABC mystery drama set on Catalina Island. Campbell will play L.A. Sheriff Department Detective Nicole 'Nic' Searcy who is … Continue reading Neve Campbell to headline new ABC mystery drama by David E. Kelley

Yellowjackets, Heartstopper, & Abbott Elementary score LGBTQ Critics’ Dorian TV Award wins

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics have announced the winners of its 14th Annual Dorian TV Awards. Showtime's hit series Yellowjackets, a time-jumping thriller/drama, landed Best TV Drama, with star Melanie Lynskey landing Best TV Performance. Abbott Elementary, ABC's critical darling about an underfunded public school in Philadelphia won Best TV Comedy. Netflix's Heartstopper, … Continue reading Yellowjackets, Heartstopper, & Abbott Elementary score LGBTQ Critics’ Dorian TV Award wins

Supergirl alum Chyler Leigh joins Andie MacDowell for new Hallmark series

Former Supergirl star and queer icon Chyler Leigh has landed a leading role opposite Andie MacDowell in the upcoming Hallmark series titled The Way Home. The generational show is about three different women who make up the Landry family, and will use time-travel as a storytelling device. Leigh is set to play Kat Landry, a … Continue reading Supergirl alum Chyler Leigh joins Andie MacDowell for new Hallmark series

Queer horror film They/Them takes a stab at conversion therapy

**This article contains spoilers for They/Them.** Queer characters don't always receive the best treatment when it comes to horror movies. For decades, members of the LGBTQ community have been seen as little more than cannon fodder supporting characters to more mainstream –and straight– final girls and guys. However, films such as 2020's underrated Freaky and … Continue reading Queer horror film They/Them takes a stab at conversion therapy

Prey is a worthy successor to the original Predator franchise

**This is a spoiler-free review.** I'll be the first to admit, I was never really into the Predator franchise. Growing up, I just remember a sweaty Arnold Schwarzenegger traipsing through rainforests battling a gruesome looking alien that had futuristic weapons that killed people in various new ways. It was a typical action movie with all … Continue reading Prey is a worthy successor to the original Predator franchise

SDCC: Marvel announces Phase 5 and 6 plans for MCU

It's Day 3 of San Diego Comic-Con, which means that Hall H is jam-packed with fans awaiting the latest announcements from Marvel Entertainment. Hot on the heels of the animated series news that was revealed yesterday (X-Men: '97, I Am Groot, Spider-Man: Freshman Year, Marvel Zombies, and What If.. season 2), today's presentation will focus … Continue reading SDCC: Marvel announces Phase 5 and 6 plans for MCU

SDCC’s Teen Wolf: The Movie trailer previews Allison’s return

She's back, baby! A teaser trailer for Paramount+'s Teen Wolf: The Movie was released at San Diego Comic-Con at today's Teen Wolf panel. Show creator Jeff Davis and stars Tyler Posey and Tyler Hoechlin were on hand to preview the return of everyone's favorite wolf pack –including a long-dead Allison Argent (Crystal Reed). The trailer … Continue reading SDCC’s Teen Wolf: The Movie trailer previews Allison’s return

Sarah Michelle Gellar to headline Teen Wolf spin-off

Officially announced at San Diego Comic-Con in conjunction with Deadline, Buffy the Vampire Slayer herself, Sarah Michelle Gellar, has signed on to headline the Paramount+ series Wolf Pack, a spin-off of MTV's Teen Wolf. Joining Teen Wolf: The Movie creator Jeff Davis along with actors Tyler Posey and Tyler Hoechlin, Gellar surprised audiences at San … Continue reading Sarah Michelle Gellar to headline Teen Wolf spin-off

Stranger Things exemplifies how women turn pain into power

**This article contains spoilers for all four seasons of Stranger Things.** While Netflix's Stranger Things is of course composed of primarily sci-fi elements, borrowing heavily from horror and fantasy films of the '80s, it's core is rooted in realism with themes of family, courage, identity, and the age-old power struggle between light and dark. Season … Continue reading Stranger Things exemplifies how women turn pain into power