Published Blogs Movies

Bimbo or renegade? Rethinking Barbie’s cultural legacy

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - At the beginning of Hulu’s new documentary 'Tiny Shoulders: Rethinking Barbie', we hear a series of different people offering their take on the legacy of Mattel’s iconic, plastic, and often controversial doll. Ultimately, as a Mattel worker later suggests, Barbie comes with “a lot of baggage”.The post Bimbo or renegade? Rethinking Barbie’s cultural legacy appeared first on Film Daily.

Strugglehood: All the times TV shows and movies got real about Postpartum Depression

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody’s touching comedy drama 'Tully' is hitting the theaters this weekend – a film that offers a baffling and touching look at motherhood and identity. To mark the film’s release, we thought we’d rank ten of the most daring on-screen depictions of maternal mental health.The post Strugglehood: All the times TV shows and movies got real about Postpartum Depression appeared first on Film Daily.

Hell is a teenage girl: A celebration of Diablo Cody’s difficult female characters

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - Centered around an exhausted mother of three and a night nanny her brother gifts to her, the latest film from a script penned by Diablo Cody titled 'Tully' delves back into the familiar battle zones of womanhood and unconventional female perspectives. The post Hell is a teenage girl: A celebration of Diablo Cody’s difficult female characters appeared first on Film Daily.

Catch your big break: The best screenwriting competitions to enter in 2018

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - It’s a tough world out there for a screenwriter. The competition is fierce and the industry is cutthroat. To help guide you in the right direction and sift through the fodder, here are ten of the best screenwriting contests, competitions, and fellowships that are worth your time.The post Catch your big break: The best screenwriting competitions to enter in 2018 appeared first on Film Daily.

Tully’s struggle: Ten emotive movies that get real about motherhood

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - With the third glorious collaboration between writer Diablo Cody and director Jason Reitman comes 'Tully' – a film about motherhood that hits all the right notes. In celebration of the film’s upcoming release on May 4, here’s a ranking of ten other films that get real about motherhood.The post Tully’s struggle: Ten emotive movies that get real about motherhood appeared first on Film Daily.

All the times ‘Fear the Walking Dead’ was better than ‘The Walking Dead’

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - If you’re fully caught up with 'Fear the Walking Dead', you’re likely still staggered by the devastating plot twist of S4E3, “Good Out Here”. Here are nine times Fear the Walking Dead was better than The Walking Dead.The post All the times ‘Fear the Walking Dead’ was better than ‘The Walking Dead’ appeared first on Film Daily.

Come play with us: the scariest dolls in TV and film

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - If the Annabelle trilogy has so far bored you to tears rather than scaring you to death, we’ve compiled a ranking of some much creepier examples to get your scary doll fix.The post Come play with us: the scariest dolls in TV and film appeared first on Film Daily.

Avengers Forever: why Marvel’s latest blockbuster is their best film in ages

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - Spoilers ahead: here's every reason why Infinity War is Marvel's best movie for years.The post Avengers Forever: why Marvel’s latest blockbuster is their best film in ages appeared first on Film Daily.

Blood fest: An essential ranking of 2018’s most hair-raising horror movies

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - If you love horror movies as much as we do, you’re probably the type of person who loves discovering all the most frightful scary flicks to look out for in the coming year. Well, good news folks! 2018 is shaping up to be a fine year for horror, stacked with scares you won’t want to miss out on. The post Blood fest: An essential ranking of 2018’s most hair-raising horror movies appeared first on Film Daily.

‘Tales of the City’: How Armistead Maupin’s groundbreaking books will update on Netflix

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - Acting as a revival of the 90’s PBS miniseries, Netflix has ordered a ten-episode limited series of Armistead Maupin’s 'Tales of the City'. Production is expected to start later this year with a premiere set for 2019 and actors Laura Linney, Olympia Dukakis, and Barbara Garrick reprising their roles.The post ‘Tales of the City’: How Armistead Maupin’s groundbreaking books will update on Netflix appeared first on Film Daily.

All the times ‘Sex and the City’ was just THE WORST

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - You may or may not have noticed this week that Sarah Jessica Parker reportedly piped up with news that she believes 'Sex and the City' still has life in it yet. Building on her comments, here’s a ranking of just some of the most WTF things about 'Sex and the City' that would definitely not pass today.The post All the times ‘Sex and the City’ was just THE WORST appeared first on Film Daily.

Let’s hear it for the girls! The first-rate female leads in HBO’s finest shows

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - In celebration of 'Sharp Objects', here’s a ranking of the strongest female leads in HBO’s finest shows. Let’s hear it for the girls!The post Let’s hear it for the girls! The first-rate female leads in HBO’s finest shows appeared first on Film Daily.

Girl on fire: Tessa Thompson’s most trailblazing performances

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - At the Tribeca Film Festival, her latest movie 'Little Woods' appears to be keeping Thompson on the same sterling track for greatness. Ahead of its release, there are plenty of terrific performances from Thompson worth enjoying for the first time or for the hundredth (if you’re a superfan).The post Girl on fire: Tessa Thompson’s most trailblazing performances appeared first on Film Daily.

Under his eye: The most disturbing moments from ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ S1, ranked

Posted By FilmDaily on Movies

https://filmdaily.co - If you can’t wait for season two to drop (you impatient little bingewatchers), we’ve ranked the most sinister moments in 'The Handmaid’s Tale' S1 so you can refresh your memory while getting suitably riled up before April 25 rolls round.The post Under his eye: The most disturbing moments from ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ S1, ranked appeared first on Film Daily.