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Dana Stevens is Slate’s movie critic.

Brow Beat
June 15 2018 7:33 AMLet’s Spoil Every Minute of Hereditary, Because Maybe You’re Too Afraid to See ItThree critics examine every last twist in the new horror film.
Culture Gabfest
June 6 2018 12:03 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Super Secret Getaway” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Samantha Bee using the c-word, Book Club, and Philip Roth
Culture Gabfest
May 23 2018 12:14 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Guillotine in the Mists” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the royal wedding, Tom Wolfe, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Culture Gabfest
May 9 2018 11:36 AMThe Culture Gabfest “[Laugh Track]” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Tully, Decoder Ring, and brands.
Brow Beat
April 27 2018 7:33 AMWhat Should We Make of Infinity War’s Shocking Ending?Three Slate critics discuss the new Avengers in spoiler-filled detail.
Culture Gabfest
April 18 2018 12:21 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Apocalypse Mom” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Quiet Place, Howards End, and preventative care.
Brow Beat
April 6 2018 10:55 AMWho Is Ready Player One For?We discuss Steven Spielberg’s latest in spoiler-filled detail.
Movies
April 4 2018 12:48 PMYou Were Never Really Here Hits You Like a HammerLynne Ramsay’s new thriller may be a blunt instrument, but she knows exactly where she wants to strike.
Brow Beat
March 23 2018 8:03 AMIs Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs Delightful, Culturally Insensitive, or Both?Three Slate critics discuss.
Movies
March 15 2018 2:38 PMWes Anderson’s Talking-Canine Picture Isle of Dogs Feels As Real As Any of His MoviesThe filmmaker may be most at home with stop-motion puppets, but his latest shows he’s not afraid to get political.
Brow Beat
March 9 2018 11:25 AMIroning Out A Wrinkle in TimeWhat, exactly, went wrong with this movie? Does the ending make any sense? And what was up with those sandwiches, anyway? Three Slate critics discuss.
Brow Beat
March 2 2018 12:49 PMThree Slate Critics Try to Make Sense of the Ending of AnnihilationAnnihilation is an experience, but is it a good experience?
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 21 2018 12:01 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Redneck Margarita” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Black Panther, Queer Eye, and the New York Times op-ed page.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 7 2018 12:46 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Abrasive Toast Scrape” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Phantom Thread, the Met’s David Hockney retrospective, and bullet journaling.
Represent
Jan. 26 2018 1:14 PMRepresent Takes on SundanceSebastián Silva explains why he chose to tackle the black American experience in his latest film, Tyrel.
Culture Gabfest
June 13 2018 1:37 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Elan Deficit” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ocean’s 8, Instagram stories, and Anthony Bourdain.
Culture Gabfest
May 30 2018 11:04 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Whiskey and Pepto Bismol” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on First Reformed, My Favorite Murder, and Tucker Max.
Culture Gabfest
May 16 2018 10:32 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Smoke-N-Chill Novelties” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Rider, “This Is America,” and vaping.
Culture Gabfest
May 2 2018 10:51 AMThe Culture Gabfest “The Monkfish Was Fine” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Wild Wild Country, Michelle Wolf at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, and YouTube.
Culture Gabfest
April 25 2018 10:26 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Hammer Time” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Killing Eve, You Were Never Really Here, and deleting Facebook.
Culture Gabfest
April 11 2018 11:25 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Neo-Maxi-Zoom-Dweebie” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Roseanne, Kacey Musgraves, and The Breakfast Club.
Culture Gabfest
April 4 2018 12:54 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Midnight at the OASIS” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Ready Player One, Barry, and Cannes banning Netflix.
Culture Gabfest
March 28 2018 10:57 AMThe Culture Gabfest “The Great Work Begins” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Angels in America, The World Only Spins Forward, and Love, Simon.
Culture Gabfest
March 21 2018 12:43 PMThe Culture Gabfest “We Are a Sacred Troupe” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Death of Stalin, Rise, and the Twitter Demetricator.
Culture Gabfest
March 14 2018 12:23 PMThe Culture Gabfest “10th Anniversary” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on A Wrinkle in Time, color, and a 10th-anniversary quiz.
Culture Gabfest
March 7 2018 10:21 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Dana the Octophile” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the 2018 Oscars, Game Night, and whether we should eat octopus.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 28 2018 1:23 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Covenant of Quiet Enjoyment” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Florida Project, Atlanta Monster, and “Worst Roommate Ever.”
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 14 2018 11:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Trundle-Tail Dog” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on BPM, Babylon Berlin, and Shakespeare’s plagiarism.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 31 2018 11:15 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Sundance” EditionCulture Gabfest on Oscar nominations, the Google Arts & Culture app, and Three Identical Strangers.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 17 2018 11:21 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Run It!” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Post, The End of the F***ing World, and Facebook.

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