Dana Stevens
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Dana Stevens is Slate’s movie critic.

The Movie Club
Jan. 5 2016 10:30 AMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 5: In a year of mega-franchises, a 60-year-old Indian trilogy got me my mojo back.
Movies
Dec. 31 2015 10:10 AMAnomalisaA beautiful, tricky, heartbreaking puppet show from Charlie Kaufman.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 28 2015 10:18 AMThe “Draggy Endless Carols” Bonus SegmentThe Culture Gabfest crew compiles the worst songs of the season.
Movies
Dec. 23 2015 5:45 AMThe Hateful EightQuentin Tarantino’s eighth film is bold, gorgeous, verbally clever, and possibly evil.
Movies
Dec. 22 2015 9:45 AMJoyWant to see Jennifer Lawrence haggle over industrial parts? This is the movie for you! Otherwise …
Movies
Dec. 16 2015 4:26 PMThe Force Awakens Reinvigorates Star Wars for the 21st CenturyJ.J. Abrams restores balance to the Force.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 11 2015 3:32 PMThe “I Prefer They” Bonus SegmentThe Culture Gabfest discuss why some major news outlets have started using gender-neutral pronouns and titles. 
Movies
Dec. 10 2015 12:39 PMBubble BoysThe antic Big Short plays the collapse of 2008 for laughs—but it’s still a tragedy.
Culturebox
Dec. 4 2015 8:45 AMFatal Visions110 years of Macbeth on film.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 2 2015 1:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “[Rocky Theme]” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Creed, Marvel’s Jessica Jones, and regulating addiction on the Internet.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 20 2015 9:00 AMThe “Podcast Feud” Bonus SegmentThe hosts of the Political Gabfest, Culture Gabfest, and Hang Up and Listen face off in a Slate-y version of Family Feud
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 18 2015 2:21 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Broadway” EditionSlate’s megapodcast on the Paris attacks, Master of None, the Russian doping scandal, and an interview with the stars of Hamilton.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 12 2015 12:41 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From San Francisco” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Steve Jobs, Oculus Rift, and subtlety.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 5 2015 1:06 PMThe “Primitively Motivating Music” Bonus SegmentThe Culture Gabfest hosts on what music makes them sweat.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 4 2015 4:28 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Radio Radio” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Elvis Costello, Drake’s “Hotline Bling,” and Adele’s “Hello.”  
The Movie Club
Jan. 4 2016 5:57 AMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 1: Who on earth is Quentin Tarantino making movies for these days?
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 30 2015 3:17 PMThe Culture Gabfest “We Forced You to Call Us” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Star Wars: The Force Awakens and our annual call-in show.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 23 2015 9:46 AMThe Culture Gabfest Checking It Thrice EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on movies, TVs, books, and lists of 2015.
Movies
Dec. 22 2015 2:00 PM45 YearsA sobering, beautiful mystery story about a long marriage.
Brow Beat
Dec. 18 2015 9:37 AMThree Slate Critics Discuss the Biggest Twist in the New Star Wars
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 16 2015 12:19 PMThe Culture Gabfest “The Room Where It Happens” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Big Short, Hamilton, and public engagement in academia.
Movies
Dec. 11 2015 5:46 AMThe Top 10 Movies of 2015The year in cinema is an overwhelming banquet. Here are my 10 favorite dishes.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 9 2015 9:23 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Baby, It’s Showbiz Inside” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Macbeth, A Very Murray Christmas, and the false narratives of anorexia.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 3 2015 2:06 PMThe “As Wonderful As I Remember It” Bonus SegmentThe Culture Gabfest hosts rediscover their favorite children’s stories.
Movies
Nov. 25 2015 9:51 AMThe Danish GirlTom Hooper’s drama of gender transition is pretty good for yet another trailblazing baby-steps movie.
Movies
Nov. 19 2015 9:45 AMCarolTodd Haynes’ wondrous Patricia Highsmith adaptation is seemingly set inside a beautiful movie made in the 1950s.
Slate Voice
Nov. 17 2015 2:40 PMSlate Voice: “Found in Translation”Listen to Dana Stevens read about exploring Japan’s rich cinematic history.
Movies
Nov. 12 2015 10:41 AMJames WhiteChristopher Abbott and Cynthia Nixon star in a lacerating drama about a young man trying to keep it together for his dying mom.
Movies
Nov. 5 2015 8:45 AMThe Paper ChaseIn Spotlight, reporters dig through dusty files and search court records. It’s thrilling.
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 29 2015 1:17 PMThe “Thirsty Thursday” Bonus SegmentSlate’s Culture Gabfest crew shares their drinks of choice—from coffee in the morning to 5 p.m. cocktails.

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