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In a Sense, Donald Trump Is Correct about Women and Abortions

Mark Baer | Posted 04.04.2016 | Politics
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Mark Baer

In a sense, Donald Trump is correct that women who have abortions if the procedure is banned should face "some sort of punishment." Before you misconstrue my opinion, please note that I have always been an advocate of pro-choice.

Your 2016 Oscar Party Menu in Gifs

Sarah Shanfield | Posted 02.25.2016 | Comedy
Sarah Shanfield

Welcome to my annual Oscars Party! This year's theme is The Fork Awakens! Let me take your Coat Winslet, you sure look like you're ready to Hateful At...

Trumbo to Trump, When Did America Become So Afraid?

Mike Hegedus | Posted 02.25.2016 | Media
Mike Hegedus

Here's the scene setter. My living room, a glass of wine (or two), early evening, and---- I'm watching the recent film 'Trumbo' with Academy Award Nominee Brian Cranston in the lead role and about halfway through I jump up and yell, 'I can't believe it, it's just like today!

Hail, Caesar!

Francis Levy | Posted 02.16.2016 | Arts
Francis Levy

Joel and Ethan Coen's Hail, Caesar! is predicated on a wonderful conceit. A cell of left wing screenwriters are hijacking Capitol Pictures. They've kidnapped one of its stars George Clooney and have even converted him to the Communist mantra.

A Semi-Modest Proposal

Sandy Thomas | Posted 02.02.2016 | Arts
Sandy Thomas

I've watched 22 SAG nominated films this month, and I've come to the conclusion that instead of casting women in most studio releases, they should use life sized cardboard cutouts instead of real women.

Shameful U.S. History Repeating Itself

Mark Baer | Posted 12.15.2015 | Politics
Mark Baer

On November 28, 2015, my spouse and I went to see Trumbo, which is based upon the life of Dalton Trumbo and how it was impacted during one of the most shameful times in U.S. history -- the McCarthy era. The film interested me because of many comparable similarities today and because the father of close childhood friends of mine had been included on the Hollywood-blacklist.

The MovieFilm Podcast: Championing Creed + Jay Roach on Trumbo

Zaki Hasan | Posted 12.02.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Yo! The critically-acclaimed Creed is punching up the nation's box office as we speak, and we go the distance this week to talk up director Ryan Coogl...

Anti-Communist Mythomaniacs and Dalton Trumbo

Larry Ceplair | Posted 11.20.2015 | Entertainment
Larry Ceplair

No other blacklisted Hollywood person stirs the nest of right-wing wasps as much as Dalton Trumbo. So, it is not surprising that they have swarmed against Trumbo, a movie honestly portraying him and his fight against the motion-picture blacklist.

Trumbo's Bryan Cranston: How Blacklisted Screenwriter Could Be Both A Communist And Patriot

Tavis Smiley | Posted 11.20.2015 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

Despite the fact that much of Trumbo's work was plainly patriotic, his brief association with the American Communist Party prompted years of persecution. In the clip below, Cranston justifies how a person like Trumbo could simultaneously be both a communist and a patriot.

Bryan Cranston's Pin: Trumbo Premieres

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.06.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Bespectacled and mustachioed Bryan Cranston as famed screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, submerged in the bath, his work, smokes and whiskey laid out on a tra...

'Spotlight' And 'Truth' Shine Brighter Than 'Trumbo' At The Toronto Film Festival

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.18.2015 | Entertainment

The Toronto International Film Festival is winding down, which means fatigued journalists are departing Canada to return to a strange world where back...

Live From Toronto Film Festival: Sunday Sept. 13

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.13.2016 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This year's edition will be remembered for putting both Jay Roach's Trumbo and James Vanderbilt's Truth in contention for the Oscar race. I saw the two films back to back on Sunday -- and they are guaranteed to both grip you and infuriate you

12 Movies We're Most Excited To See At The 2015 Toronto Film Festival

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 09.09.2015 | Entertainment

The most enticing time of the year for movies has finally arrived. As the fall season approaches, a slew of what are bound to be 2015's best films are...

Bryan Cranston Will Play Dalton Trumbo After Walter White

Posted 09.19.2013 | Entertainment

Bryan Cranston has been cast as famed screenwriter Dalton Trumbo in "Trumbo," a new film from "Game Change" director Jay Roach. According to Deadline....

WATCH: 'Trumbomb' Goes Deep At Derby

Posted 07.10.2012 | Sports

Mark Trumbo may have been the only first timer representing the American League at the Home Run Derby but he quickly made it clear that he belonged. ...

Director finds Music's healing power

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It took the Dead to bring Jim Kohlberg's film to life. The Grateful Dead, that is - and Bob Dylan. When they agreed to allow their songs to be used a...

Fearless War Reporter's Legacy Prompts Discussion on Blacklisting In Current Context

Pia Sawhney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Pia Sawhney

The Murrow Forum is an annual event held at Tufts University that seeks to highlight topics the late reporter might himself have spoken on had he gained the chance now.