Lady Gaga: Joanne

Lady Gaga


Even with all her extracurricular endeavors paying off cultural dividends, Gaga's greatest achievement is yet to come, and Joanne, flaws and all, feels like the necessary step to get there.

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American Football: American Football

American Football

American Football

Midwestern emo legends American Football return with a companion album to their lone 1999 LP.

Sankt Otten + N: Männerfreundschaften und Metaphysik

Sankt Otten + N

Männerfreundschaften und Metaphysik

Three abstract German musicians walk into a studio and emerge with a heavenly noise that may never age.

'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back', Please!

'Jack Reacher

Never Go Back', Please!

There isn’t a single moment of genuine peril in this listless action-thriller.

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Situation Critical: 'Thunderbirds Are Go' Season 2 Preview

Situation Critical: 'Thunderbirds Are Go' Season 2 Preview

"More practical effects and a grimmer tone in season two promise to build on the best of the rebooted series first season. "

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'Rocky Horror' Remake Lacks the Magic and Edge of the Original

By casting Laverne Cox as Dr. Frank-N-Furter, Fox is clearly angling for contemporary relevance, but instead, the result feels uncomfortably dated.


Can markets be separated from capitalism? From money? From the disenfranchising effects of equating social power with money?

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Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult. "

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The Anti-Zen of 'Thumper'

There is no tranquility in the music, only menace.


Victor Von Doom enters a new and compelling role in the Marvel universe.

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'Star Trek': Space-Time Compression and the Eventual Death of Money
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The Blacklist: Season 4, Episodes 1 to 3
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