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Dana Stevens is Slate’s movie critic.

Culture Gabfest
July 15 2016 10:37 AMIs Watching the News Bad for You?The Culture Gabfest discusses the shootings in Baton Rouge, Minnesota, and Dallas.
Culture Gabfest
July 13 2016 3:20 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Calamities Ensue” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Night Of, Abbas Kiarostami’s Close-Up, and cosmetic surgery in Hollywood.
Culture Gabfest
July 6 2016 12:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Steve Is a Mocap Golden Retriever” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The BFG, Animal Kingdom, and Facebook’s new algorithm.
Movies
June 30 2016 10:43 AMThe BFGSteven Spielberg’s Roald Dahl adaptation is a little schmaltzy, but there’s real magic in Mark Rylance’s performance.
Movies
June 24 2016 4:47 PMIndependence Day: ResurgenceThis bad disaster movie nonetheless feels perfect for our times.
Culture Gabfest
June 22 2016 1:47 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Jalapeños on Your Eyeballs” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Finding Dory, UnReal Season 2, and the phenomenon of James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke.
Movies
June 15 2016 6:18 PMFinding DoryPixar’s sequel to Finding Nemo does more than “just keep swimming.” It explores new depths.
Movies
June 10 2016 5:54 AMNow You See Me 2?Now I don’t! Sequel fatigue syndrome and why I’m not reviewing this franchise that isn’t a franchise.
Culture Gabfest
June 8 2016 1:17 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Lonely Cilantro” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Lady Dynamite, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, and Paul Simon’s new album, Stranger to Stranger.
Culture Gabfest
April 14 2016 4:18 PMThese Turn-of-the-Century Jams Are the Throwbacks of the FutureThe Culture Gabfest builds a playlist.
Culture Gabfest
April 8 2016 5:49 PMLive From New York: The Culture Gabfest Answers Your QuestionsThe Culture Gabfest meets and talks to listeners in New York. 
Movies
April 8 2016 9:30 AMWhen Beckett Met BusterThe genius of stage and the genius of screen made a movie together. Why was it bad?
Culture Gabfest
March 30 2016 9:53 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Men Are Still Good” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Full Frontal With Samantha Bee, and bros.
Culture Gabfest
March 16 2016 9:52 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Threat or Menace” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on 10 Cloverfield Lane, Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War, and names.
Culture Gabfest
March 9 2016 9:22 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Unmeeting” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Kendrick Lamar’s Untitled Unmastered, the New York Times Magazine work issue, and the eradication of the original Ku Klux Klan.
Movies
July 14 2016 4:39 PMGhostbustersI ain’t afraid of the fizzy, all-female remake.
Culture Gabfest
July 7 2016 10:37 AMWhat’s Hiding in Your Cultural Blind Spot?Objects in mirror might be closer than they appear.
Brow Beat
July 5 2016 9:48 AMWhy Abbas Kiarostami’s Films Meant So Much to Me, in One Long Shot of a Tin Can
Culture Gabfest
June 29 2016 3:51 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Independence, Duh” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Independence Day: Resurgence, an oral history of Angels in America, and New York’s profile on Judith Butler.
Culture Gabfest
June 23 2016 1:59 PMWords That Save LivesWe all have a song, a book, or a poem that gets us through life’s rough patches.
Culture Gabfest
June 16 2016 5:46 PMSummer Reading, Had Me a BlastThe Culture Gabfest hosts dish on their ultimate summer reading memories.
Culture Gabfest
June 15 2016 12:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Followers of Satin” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on O.J.: Made in America, the five tribes of modern male fashion, and Dana Stevens’ l’esprit d’escalier.
Culture Gabfest
June 9 2016 2:25 PMThe Matchmaking Potential of the Culture GabfestAn intern says the podcast helped her get to know her husband when they first started dating.
Culture Gabfest
April 27 2016 12:18 PMHonoring the BardThe Culture Gabfest commemorates the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.
Culture Gabfest
April 13 2016 10:12 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Fightin’ Side of Everybody” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Catastrophe with Rob Delaney, the Gay Talese controversy, and Merle Haggard.
Culture Gabfest
April 8 2016 2:00 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Chelsea” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Everybody Wants Some!!, Amazon Echo, and the “Mount Rushmore of American culture.”
Culture Gabfest
March 31 2016 10:36 AM24 Hours in New York City The Culture Gabfest shares their favorite spots in the Big Apple.
Culture Gabfest
March 16 2016 12:45 PMWhat Happens at the End of 10 Cloverfield LaneThe Culture Gabfest spoils the end of the much-anticipated J.J. Abrams flick.
Culture Gabfest
March 9 2016 2:25 PMArtwork That Brings On the WaterworksThe Culture Gabfest discusses what moves them to tears and what crying has to do with art.  
Culture Gabfest
March 2 2016 1:54 PMWhy We Care About What You Wear to the Oscars The Culture Gabfest discusses America’s glamour-industrial complex. 

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