Big Little Lies was amazing and Gilmore Girls is iconic, but really do we need more of those stories?Read More
Remember when the mini-series Big Little Lies wrapped things up and it felt like a satisfactory ending?Read More
Living at the crossroads of uncomfortable and unmemorable.
Against all expectations, The Legend of Tarzan, despite certain odd stylistic decisions, is engaging, practically riveting; with its coy sense of irreverence and eye-catching visuals, you won’t be able to get this one out of your head for a while. Wait, no, that’s the music video for Toy-Box’s “Tarzan and Jane.” The Legend of Tarzan is garbage.Read More
The commercial for a fake board game, made by Comedy Central, is a bit simplistic but it makes the point that it set out to do. That Privilege board game mentioned at the end sounds a lot easier.Read More
There's a lot I'm hesitant about in terms of the new live-action Legend of Tarzan, but the movie's talent is not one of them.Read More
But can it salvage them?
Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts director David Yates is adapting Edgar Rice Burrough's iconic character with Alexander Skarsgård, Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson, Christoph Waltz, and Djimon Hounsou. This new version seems a lot darker than the Disney adaptation, and closer to the source material.Read More
At least that's what they want us to think.
It has been incontrovertibly proven that Jar Jar Binks is a Sith Lord, but he's one Sith Lord that won't be making an appearance in The Force Awakens.Read More
4 1/2 out of 5 Stars
The amazing things about a movie like Diary of a Teenage Girl is the sheer confidence on hand which is so apparent behind the screen from the minute the movie starts.Read More
Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, and Kristen Wiig Star in the Trailer for the Diary of a Teenage Girl
The film directed by Marielle Heller and based on Phoebe Gloeckner's graphic novel, The Diary of a Teenage Girl: An Account in Words and Pictures, finally has a trailer. Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, Kristen Wiig, and Christopher Meloni star in the life of a girl through entries in her diary.Read More
Beel! Sookeh! Beel! Sookeh!
The last season of True Blood starts this Sunday, but fangbangers dreading their show's demise might have something else to look forward to: A musical.Read More
Things We Saw Today
The Mary Sue Interviews Brit Marling, Patricia Clarkson, Alexander Skarsgård, & Ellen Page Of The East
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We've reviewed two of Brit Marling's films on The Mary Sue. Another Earth left me with deep thoughts, while The Sound of My Voice left me wanting more. Marling's new outing has her rejoining her Voice director Zal Batmanglij for The East. She plays an "operative for an elite private intelligence firm whose top objective is to ruthlessly protect the interests of their A-list corporate clientele" while an anarchist group works to reveal the corporations shady practices. Alexander Skarsgård and Ellen Page also star as members of the seemingly fictional take on Anonymous. (via /Film) Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?Read More