The Morning Read: TV at the Movies, Awards Baseball and Truthiness

By  · Published on September 11th, 2013

The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere.

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“Why Are TV Series Based On Movies More Acceptable Than Feature Remakes?” – Over at, Christopher Campbell goes medium hopping (and has some strong ideas about Harry and the Hendersons).

“How Fox News, Terrorists, and Truthiness Ruined The X-Files For Me” – Inkoo Kang laments what happens when the truth that’s out there turns out to be stranger than science fiction.

“Off the Carpet: Reindeer Games” – Kris Tapley plays inside baseball as award season predictionalizing gets louder than it’s ever been before.

“The Legacy of Dogme 95” – Scott Tobias offers an excellent primer and deeper look at a set of aesthetic boundaries that seek to let ingenuity bloom by taking away freedom.

Movie stuff at VanityFair, Thrillist, IndieWire, Film School Rejects, and The Broken Projector Podcast@brokenprojector | Writing short stories at Adventitious.