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‘Home Alone 6’ Is Definitive Proof That Hollywood Has Run Out of Ideas

In a year that has flown by, we’re not far from the holidays once again. Christmas services and door-to-door caroling are back. Among the holiday movies that run on repeat, “Home Alone,” from writer-producer John Hughes and director Chris Columbus, stands apart for its comedic charm and ultimately bighearted message. Not long ago, this blockbuster 1990 family film received a…

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‘The Mysterious Benedict Society’ Is A Whimsical, Kid-Friendly Critique Of Media Panic

“There is a place where truth matters, even if most people don’t pay attention to it.” “The Mysterious Benedict Society,” a streaming TV series on Disney Plus faithfully adapted from the original novel by Trenton Lee Stewart, slowly unravels a surprising and even sophisticated mystery with a talented ensemble cast and charming Technicolor style. Set in a vaguely British seaside…

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How Hollywood Turned Captain America Into A Placeless Globalist

Captain America is today one of the most popular superheroes. More importantly, he has been the embodiment of U.S. values and a symbol of American exceptionalism. Marvel Studios wisely decided to put him in the center of its cinematic universe. In 2011, the movie “Captain America: The First Avenger” was released, and it became a starting point for the whole Avengers saga.…

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