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Celebrities And Their Animal Doppelgängers

2 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Humans truly do not deserve the majestic wonder of the animal kingdom. They bring us more joy than we earn. Yesterday our Queen and Savior Tessa Thompson directed her Twitter followers to @tessasgoats: DRANKS. Y'all follow @tessasgoats— Tessa...

"Keep Singing, Kids! This Show Cost Us Four Portable Classrooms!"

2 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Shadowhunters on Freeform at 8:00pm ET. Third season premiere. Fresh Off the Boat on ABC at 8:30pm ET. Fourth season finale. Black Lightning on The CW at 9:00pm ET. Rise on NBC at 9:01pm ET. Apparently, a central premise of...

Ask Pajiba (Almost) Anything: Co-Worker Drama, From Sauerkraut To Sadness

2 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

If you can't solve your problem with either fire or a bear trap, is it even really a "problem" at all? No, that's not this week's advice question -- that's more like our constant mission statement here at Ask Pajiba...

Let's Talk About Lindsay Lohan in 'Mean Girls'

2 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

I've heard it said often that there is a child star curse. History has shown us, since the dawn of cinema, that sending your kid into the world of celebrity from a tender young age seldom leads to untarnished greatness....

With Season 4 Uncertain, This Music Video Is The Closest Thing You'll Get To A New 'Rick and Morty' For A While

10 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Rick and Morty's third season came to an end in the fall of 2017, and with no hint as to when season four might drop. But fans of the show know full well it could legit be years between seasons....

Trump Mistress Sues to Be Released from NDA; No, A Different Trump Mistress

11 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Former Playboy Playmate, Karen McDougal, is now suing to be released from her non-disclosure agreement so that she may publicly speak about her affair with Donald Trump. This NDA, however, is not between Trump and McDougal but between McDougal and...

Okay, We Have To Talk About Ben Affleck's Tattoo

12 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Okay, we've put it off long enough, so let's get into this. Ben Affleck's back tattoo. So, if you recall, Affleck had previously denied that this exceptionally hideous phoenix tattoo was real. Originally, he claimed it was for a movie,...

As #DeleteFacebook Gathers Momentum In The Wake Of Cambridge Analytica, It Is Important To Remember: We Brought This On Ourselves

12 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

A social media bombshell exploded over the weekend. Whistleblower Christopher Wylie revealed that his ex-employer, British-based data company Cambridge Analytica, had harvested the data of 50 million Facebook users without their consent, and had then used that data to create...

Another Coming-Of-Story Monster Movie? Yes Thank You Please

13 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

In stories where a girl is kept locked up by a malevolent man, her discovery by a sweet-faced sheriff is usually the end. But in Fritz Böhm's fantasy-horror film The Wilding, that's just the beginning. The Diary of a Teenage...

John Oliver Outsells Mike Pence After One Hell of a Troll Job

13 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

On Sunday night, after spending 20 minutes discussing how bad a person Vice President Mike Pence is, John Oliver offered up a book for sale: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Presents a Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo....

A brief note on depression

Do you ever have one of those days where you feel like your control over anything, even small stuff, is totally illusory? I had one of those days yesterday. I've struggled with depression at various points, and anybody who's been in that spot knows that it never quite goes away. Show More Summary

Oscar Flashback: At the Oscars Without You: A Letter to Roger

Today, Sunday, March 4th, 2018, the 90th Oscars ceremony will be televised and I am excited to watch it. I've loved that ceremony since I was a little girl and that love grew deeper when I got to witness it and talk about it with my late husband, Roger Ebert, who loved it even more than I did. Show More Summary

The Unloved, Part 51: "Mademoiselle"

This is a film I've wanted to cover from the minute I read my friend David Cairns' post about it. It seemed too beautiful to be real, so I sought it out the following day and sat dumbfounded as it transpired. From the first shot of Jeanne...Show More Summary

What John Mulaney Whispered Into Bill Hader's Ear During that Stefon Sketch

14 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Fact: Bill Hader as a real-life person seems charming and fun, and on just this side of "hot" on the creepy/hot divide. He's Hot By Hot/Creepy in directional terms. As evidenced by this clip of him hanging out with his...

Today in 'Who the Fck Asked For This' News?

14 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Who asked for this? Did literally anyone ask for this? Sean fucking Penn -- the Oscar nominated actor who takes himself more seriously than literally every living organism on this crumbling planet -- is publishing a novel. Atria Books, an...

I Have Seen Grace: Revisiting Harriet Andersson’s Classic Performances

There’s something in the way Harriet Andersson moves. Throughout the Swedish actress’ 45-year career, not counting a small role in Lars von Trier’s “Dogville” (2003), she effortlessly commanded the screen while communicating sharp emotions without saying a word. Show More Summary

We Have Never Needed a Movie More

15 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Here's the trailer for Won't You Be My Neighbor, which "takes an intimate look at America's favorite neighbor: Mister Fred Rogers." It is lovely, and several people I know saw it at SXSW and, expectedly, it elicited a lot of...

Don't Hate Us, But This Looks Like Pure Dumb Fun

15 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

I'm going to show you the trailer for TAG below -- it stars Jeremy Renner, Hannibal Buress, Jon Hamm, Ed Helms, Isla Fisher, Rashida Jones, and Jake Johnson -- but first I want to point you to the true story...

Syfy's Krypton Imagines the Origins of Superman

Anyone who knows the story of Superman very likely knows what happens to his home planet of Krypton, even before the Man of Steel grew up. So it is curious to imagine Superman’s true Kryptonian connections, removed from the context of his people simply having their world being destroyed. Show More Summary

Morning Briefing: Donald Trump Has Lawyer Problems

16 hours agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

OK, let's start with the lawyer drama. This should lay it out, from the NYTimes: President Trump's legal team was poised for a shake-up on Monday, according to two people briefed on the matter, as he openly discussed firing one...

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