Topic: movie review


Megan Follows as Anne of Green Gables, copyright Sullivan Entertainment

Anne of Green Gables: Excellent Children’s Programming

When I was a kid, in the 1970′s, children’s television was…strange. As more than one person has pointed out many programs from that period–with their talking golden ... [ more ]

When I was a kid, in the 1970′s, children’s television was…strange. As more than ... [ more ]

When I was a kid, in the 1970′s, children’s television was…strange. As more than one person has pointed out many programs ... [ more ]

Promo pic of Jenny Slate for Obvious Child

Review: Obvious Child: The Pro-Choice Movie You’ve Waited For

So I saw Obvious Child. Written and Directed by Gillian Robespierre, it has been heralded as “the summer’s most important movie” from some feminists. I’m not sure ... [ more ]

So I saw Obvious Child. Written and Directed by Gillian Robespierre, it has been heralded as “the ... [ more ]

So I saw Obvious Child. Written and Directed by Gillian Robespierre, it has been heralded as “the summer’s most important movie” from ... [ more ]

Sister: An Unflinching Look at Maternal Health Worldwide

by Roxanna Bennett “Pregnancy is a normal physiological event,” states Goitom Berhane, a health officer in residency at a rural hospital in Ethiopia. “This ... [ more ]

by Roxanna Bennett “Pregnancy is a normal physiological event,” states Goitom Berhane, a health ... [ more ]

by Roxanna Bennett “Pregnancy is a normal physiological event,” states Goitom Berhane, a health officer in residency at a ... [ more ]

photo of pink and white fireworks

Contributors Pick the Best of 2013

Each year I ask the Gender Focus contributors about some of their highlights from the past year. Here’s what they came up with for ... [ more ]

Each year I ask the Gender Focus contributors about some of their highlights from ... [ more ]

Each year I ask the Gender Focus contributors about some of their highlights from the past year. Here’s what ... [ more ]

P.L. Travers (Emma Thompson) and Walt Disney (Tom Hanks)

Saving Mr. Banks is More than Just a Spoonful of Sugar

by Jarrah Hodge When I saw Disney was making a movie about Walt Disney convincing P. L. Travers to sign over the rights to ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge When I saw Disney was making a movie about Walt Disney ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge When I saw Disney was making a movie about Walt Disney convincing P. L. Travers to ... [ more ]

Poster for Catching Fire

Hunger Games: Catching Fire Meets Hunger for Female Representation

by Jessica Critcher I managed to get tickets to a Hunger Games / Hunger Games: Catching Fire opening night double feature this week. As ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher I managed to get tickets to a Hunger Games / Hunger ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher I managed to get tickets to a Hunger Games / Hunger Games: Catching Fire opening night ... [ more ]