TV reboot of ‘League of Their Own’ is both the same and very different

A streaming reboot of Penny Marshall’s favorite 1992 movie, A League of Their Own, is simultaneously the same, but completely different. It’s that special sauce of reboots where it retains the vibe of the original while updating it for a modern audience – and it really does have a lot to say. It’s a tricky … Read more

The Time Traveler’s Wife Series: A Great Romance Can’t Avoid Strange Age Gap

As much as a great novel can seduce with its moving and sad story, it cannot escape the elephant in the room. When Audrey Niffenegger’s The Time Traveler’s Wife came out in 2003, public awareness of grooming and predatory behavior was much lower than it is now. Thus, the story of how Claire and the … Read more