FILM & TV

Don’t “Girlboss” the Squid Game Creator

Don't turn Hwang Dong-hyuk's success story into a capitalist parable

She IS the moment

Squid Game

With every day that passes, the term "Girlboss" becomes more and more pejorative. Good.

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Virgin River

Netflix's Virgin River captivated hearts with its dramatic romance and high drama.

If you've finished watching the show but are looking for others to fill the gap that its dreamy escapism fit, here are seven other Netflix dramas that are sure to give you all the beautiful scenery and emotionally unavailable men you need in your life, without all the traveling and heartache.

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Film News

Everyone You Love Is in Adam McKay's "Don't Look Up"

A film about the end of the world? It's hitting a little too close to home right now

Literally everyone

If Jennifer Lawrence and Leonardo DiCaprio warned you the world was ending, would you listen?

Considering the fact that Leo has been crusading about the environment for years — okay, Climate Crisis King — between switching out his various 20-year old girlfriends and not much has changed, the answer is probably no.

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TV Features

How To Watch the Tokyo Opening Ceremony — And Why You Can't

Because while so much has changed, one thing remains the same: NBC still sucks.

On Friday evening in Tokyo — 6:55 AM EST — the "2020" Olympic games officially kicked off with an opening ceremony taking place almost exactly a year after it was originally scheduled.

The global upheaval caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a number of changes to these games, beyond the obvious delay. For a start, the local feelings about the games have ratcheted up from the usual simmering resentment regarding ballooning costs and the disruption of daily life all the way to full-blown hatred and mortal terror.

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Top Stories

"Never Have I Ever" Season 2 Is a Whimsical, Nostalgic Delight

The Mindy Khaling Netflix hit holds up in a post-pandemic world.

Hate to say it but we have to admit: The Gossip Girl reboot is tragically bad.

Sure, we'll give it a few more episodes, basking in the cast's gorgeousness between cringey lines and outrageous plot lines, but it just doesn't hit the way the original did.

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With traditional in-person concerts on pause until further notice, music fans are scrambling to get their dose of live music.

Thankfully, Netflix boasts an impressive roster of not only musicals, but music documentaries that are just as educational as they are enthralling. Whether your tastes veer towards classic rock legends or modern-day hip-hop ringleaders, there's a documentary for you hidden in the depths of Netflix's catalog.

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