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The Oscars: Parasite sweeps and everything is okay

BONG HIVE STAND UUUUUP! The Oscars were this past Sunday night, and for the first time since “Moonlight” blindsided everyone, especially Warren Beatty, in 2016, I felt real justice from the Academy and its voters. “Parasite,” a film directed by acclaimed Korean director Bong Joon Ho, became the first movie not in the English language

Movie Review: Bombshell bombs

I was so geeked to see “Bombshell.” The trailer, showing Charlize Theron looking exactly like Meygn Kelly while Billie Eillish’s “bad guy” throbbed in the background, was absolutely gripping. Unlike recent movies that have recounted political and historical events like “Vice,” “The Post,” and “The Big Short,” the sexual harassment allegations and subsequent firing of