Netflix’s Little Women isn’t just another adaptation

If you had money what would you do? That’s the central question in Netflix’s latest Korean original, Little Women. If you’ve been hoping for a faithful adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s novel, this question will make you think again. In…

Does ‘The Little Mermaid’ really have to be white?

Since the teaser trailer for Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” live-action film was released last week, it has garnered millions of views and a positive response from viewers. Amid strong support for the film, however, audiences criticized Disney’s decision to cast…

The 7 Best Movies and TV Shows to Watch This Weekend

From left: Pearl And lady king, Photo-illustration: Vulture; Photo courtesy of A24 and Sony Pictures Entertainment Good Friday, girl! And only Virgos. Do we think Moti is Virgo? probably not; She gives off major water-sign vibes. But that’s beside the…

Inside the Documentary Cash Grab

At first, director Alex Gibney wholeheartedly embraced the influx of energy — and money — the streamers have increasingly pumped into the documentary space over the past decade. Selling to the growing platforms eager to bulk up their content libraries…