The Downside to Having Celebrity Parents

The children of celebrities are often the object of envy for their lavish lifestyles; seemingly from the moment they are born, celebrity kids find themselves on the covers of magazines or plastered all over Instagram. Not surprisingly, many children of celebrity parents grow up to become actors or celebrities themselves. But there are drawbacks to … Continued

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Five Lessons from “Going Clear”

With good reason, the average American’s documentary film consumption has exponentially grown in recent years. The advent of streaming services such as Netflix and HBO GO, and exceptional documentary series such as ESPN’s 30 for 30, have ushered in a new era of excellent options for the inquisitive viewing public. HBO Film’s latest effort, Going … Continued

Entertainment, Movies

The Do’s and Don’ts of Personal Space (Oscars Edition)

This year’s Academy Awards were unforgettable—and mostly for the wrong reasons. Even setting aside the performance of host Neil Patrick Harris, who pretty definitively “bombed,” and the surprise winners (Birdman) and losers (Boyhood, save for Patricia Arquette), Sunday night’s event highlighted a couple of social faux pas worth recording—particularly as they relate to personal space. … Continued

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