Booksmart queers the high school comedy but sells its teen heroines short

This feel-good comedy about bookish best friends who break loose retools the genre for a contemporary audience — but ultimately, and ironically, plays it pretty safe. [Read entire story]

Why Moonlight deserves to win Best Picture

Moonlight's sophisticated depiction of conflicted masculinity deserves to beat La La Land for Best Picture at the Academy Awards. [Read entire story]