Odessa Young, Suki Waterhouse, Hari Nef and Abra in Assassination Nation

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Odessa Young, Suki Waterhouse, Hari Nef, and Abra in Assassination Nation

This frantic orgy of satirical violence begins with “trigger warnings” for “sexism”, “toxic masculinity”, “male gaze” and other unpleasantness. The sc(...)

Bill Skarsgård as Pennywise: big shoes to fill

Time has worked an odd switch on Stephen King. The recent TV series Stranger Things – a sort of illustrated essay on High Kingiana – tied the man to a(...)