My review of Hustlers: It’s complicated.

Glamorous actresses, agile pole dancing, thrilling needle drops — Hustlers is an edgy crowdpleaser. But what is it really celebrating?

Turn and Face the Strange: a challenge to artists and churches

In April, I closed the Sacrament & Story conference in Seattle by posing a…

First Impressions of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

As soon as I'd started watching the new Netflix series that expands on Jim…

The sweetness and the sting of Honeyland

In a case of "found poetry," documentarians following a remarkable Macedonian…

Nicolas Cage gets enraged in Mandy

Here's an idea for a movie: They've taken the woman he loves. So he's out for…

Frame 3: Unlearning to Read Along My Commute

A journal entry about the curse of compulsive reading.