Greta Ma

Loneliness and Middle-Aged Villainy in ‘Greta’ and ‘Ma’


There’s much more to these two antagonists than meets the eye.

Sophie Turner Dark Phoenix

‘Dark Phoenix’ Only Sort of Rises at The Box Office


‘Dark Phoenix’ not only had a worse opening weekend than X-Men: The Last Stand or X-Men: Apocalypse, it opened worse than every other film in its franchise (yes, that’s including X-Men Origins: Wolverine).

Octavia Spencer Ma

Blumhouse Looks to Challenge a Notorious Racial Trope with ‘Ma’


Octavia Spencer stars in the new Blumhouse horror movie, which subverts the racist “mammy” trope but has a predominantly white, male production team.