We help you make sense of the cultural drama blowing up the internet. Every Wednesday, host Elamin Abdelmahmoud (Buzzfeed) is joined by Kevin Fallon (The Daily Beast) and Amil Niazi (Refinery 29, The Cut) to dissect and debate the biggest pop culture stories of the week.
Updated: Jan. 16, 2023
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Will Superhero Movies Kill Creativity In Hollywood?
We’re getting ready for a hot intellectual property summer: Loki, Black Widow, Cruella, Fast and Furious NINE.
These projects are not new per se — they’re splinters off of already bankable projects. Some say this reliance on what’s safe is killing Hollywood’s creativity. Is that true?
Plus: with Riz Ahmed bringing attention to Islamophobic stereotypes in film and TV, we get into the relationship between one-dimensional tropes and the real world, and where change is necessary.