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What is the reason for silence in the aftermath of the Weinstein allegations?

Since The New York Times first revealed sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein, the support for the women who have come forward has been phenomenal. Meryl Streep, Lena Dunham, Judi…

Hollywood is too quick to forgive those with a history of abuse

Content Warning: Domestic Abuse Last week, Casey Affleck won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Manchester by the Sea. This win was marred with controversy, due…

Talking with Oneself: An Academy Stuck in Celluloid

That cinema loves a sequel is no secret. This year sees the release of belated sequels T2: Trainspotting 2 and Blade Runner 2049, the fifth Pirates of the Caribbean film,…

How relevant is star power to Hollywood success?

It was a dreary summer for Hollywood blockbusters, with many losing millions at the box office. Movie industry site The Numbers estimates a loss of around $1bn (£700.48m), this includes…