The Academy Announces New Representation and Inclusion Standards

Well, this is a game changer. The Academy has announced new representation and inclusion standards for Best Picture eligibility, and let me tell you, I’m a little emotional. Because this means something. It doesn’t fix all problems, of course not.…

#WayBackWednesday – Dick Tracy (1990)

We’re all stuck in the house, right? There’s never been a better time to dig into those retro movies that you’ve always wanted to watch, but never had the time for. Personally, I’m a bit of a retrophile and tend…

Oscars 2020: Where are the Women?

Watching yesterdays Oscars 2020 ceremony felt a little bit like trying to reach for the impossible, and then finding that you have managed to take one, maybe two tiny steps forward. Progress, but is it really? Sure, Parasite won big…

‘The Geeky Rose Shots’ Oscar Thoughts

Boredom is a dangerous thing. To combat that danger, I started this podcast, The Geeky Rose Shots. It’s an opportunity, a space for my opinions on all things nerdy and what’s currently on air right now when it comes to…

The Oscars Do it Again: The Nominations Are Out and We Hate Them

At this point, I’m not even surprised. Or disappointed, really. I’m not numb, or determined, I’m not inspired to do better, or any of those motivational things. I’m just hella angry. Because, really, what do we have to do? As…

Queerly Not Straight: 10 Oscars Looks That Fed Our Bisexual Hearts

In an effort to build a space for queer people like myself, every Tuesday I’ll be posting opinion pieces, listicals, reviews, and more focused on the LGBT community (and occasionally about the Latinx/WOC community since I am Latinx.) Welcome to…

#OscarsNotSoWhite? Academy Invites More Women & People Of Color

Declaring, “The entire motion picture community is what we make of it,” the organization behind the Oscars has revealed a diverse list of the 774 industry professionals invited to become members this year, with more women and people of color…