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Dylan Farrow Calls Out Actresses Who Condemn Harvey Weinstein But Still Work With Woody Allen

In a Los Angeles Times op-ed, Dylan Farrow criticized actresses who have condemned producer Harvey Weinstein amid multiple allegations of sexual misconduct but continue to work with her estranged father, Woody Allen, after she publicly accused him in 2014 of molesting her as a child. Farrow especially took issue with how stars like Kate Winslet, Greta Gerwig, and Blake Lively emphatically… Read More »

Stephen Sondheim Is the Musical Hero of Lady Bird (Who Isn’t Dave Matthews)

Director Greta Gerwig’s playful use of pop music in Lady Bird, her very popular and poignant comedy about a young high schooler’s whirlwind of a senior year at a Sacramento private school, has been a cause for celebration among aging millennial fans who can relate to the song choice. This week it was revealed that Gerwig, in a move that… Read More »

Read Greta Gerwig’s Letters to Justin Timberlake, Alanis Morissette, and Dave Matthews for Lady Bird Music Rights

Chances are, if you’ve seen Dave Matthews Band’s “Crash” inexplicably pop up on your friends’ Spotify feeds recently, it’s because they just saw Greta Gerwig’s celebrated new film Lady Bird. The film breathes some new life into a pop-rock hit that has now become a dentist’s-waiting-room favorite, as well as other smash singles from the not-so-distant past: Justin Timberlake’s… Read More »