Dana Stevens
Dana Stevens Dana Stevens

Dana Stevens is Slate's movie critic.

Movies
Feb. 26 2015 12:02 PMMaps to the StarsRecalibrate your disgust-o-meter for David Cronenberg’s Hollywood satire.
Movies
Feb. 23 2015 1:06 AMTeam JulianneHer Oscar only confirms what those of us who have been watching this incredible actress have known for 25 years.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 18 2015 10:36 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Red Room of Pain” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Fifty Shades of Grey, Jon Stewart leaving The Daily Show, and Oscar fashion coverage.
Brow Beat
Feb. 14 2015 5:12 PMSpoiler Special: Fifty Shades of Grey
Slate Fare
Feb. 6 2015 8:05 AMThe Dana After TomorrowSlate’s film critic on why she’s not reviewing movies for the next three months.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 29 2015 12:32 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Whiteout Conditions” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on American Sniper, Jonathan Chait’s article on the resurgence of political correctness, and the Sundance Film Festival.
Brow Beat
Jan. 23 2015 1:06 PMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in February
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 21 2015 12:10 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Tales From the Decrypt” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Imitation Game, HBO’s Togetherness, and Joan Didion as the new face of Céline.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 14 2015 5:44 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Expensive Speech” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Selma, the cultural response to the Charlie Hebdo attacks, and the new online-only Merriam-Webster edition.
The Movie Club
Jan. 8 2015 4:08 PMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 13: Channing Tatum’s backflip in Foxcatcher is only the third-best Channing moment of 2014.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 7 2015 1:40 PMThe Culture Gabfest “The Brio of the Buoy” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Mr. Turner, Lee Daniels’ new show Empire, and D’Angelo’s new album Black Messiah.
The Movie Club
Jan. 4 2015 7:59 PMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 1: The Interview was both an inspirational and terrible end to a weird movie year.
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 31 2014 9:43 AMThe Culture Gabfest “New Theme Song” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest comes up with new theme music! Out with the old, in with the new.
Brow Beat
Dec. 29 2014 9:32 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in January
Culture Gabfest
Dec. 24 2014 10:30 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Behold! Ignorance and Want” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the Sony hack, Mark Harris on Hollywood’s toxic franchises, and the best of Christmas movies.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 25 2015 11:43 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Decapitated Swan Dress” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the Academy Awards, Björk’s album Vulnicura, and audiophilia. 
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 18 2015 12:47 PMThe “All About Love“ Bonus SegmentCulture Lovefest: Stephen, Julia, and Dana reveal their favorite love songs
Screening Room
Feb. 17 2015 11:31 AMAn Aria of Maternal GriefHow Patricia Arquette’s final scene in Boyhood cements her performance as one for the ages.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 11 2015 11:30 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Ass Over Teakettle” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Better Call Saul, Whiplash, and the ethics of publishing Harper Lee’s manuscript.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 4 2015 10:50 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Nice Singlet!” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Foxcatcher, Sleater-Kinney’s album No Cities to Love, and the 2015 Super Bowl ads.
Culturebox
Jan. 27 2015 2:24 PMTumbling Into the ScreenHow watching movies with my daughter changed the way I thought about film.
Movies
Jan. 21 2015 7:11 PMThe Battle Over American SniperClint Eastwood’s film is a lot more than just red meat for red-state moviegoers.
Brow Beat
Jan. 16 2015 3:27 PMThis Best Documentary Nominee Is One of the Worst Documentaries I Saw in 2014
The Movie Club
Jan. 9 2015 6:11 PMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 17: Farewell, Movie Club! Five movies I’m looking forward to in 2015.
The Movie Club
Jan. 7 2015 3:51 PMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 9: As grateful as I was to have a superhero movie that wasn’t a superhero movie, WTF was Birdman even about?
The Movie Club
Jan. 6 2015 10:55 AMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 5: Critics and audiences loved Beyond the Lights. Too bad no one can see it.
Movies
Jan. 2 2015 9:45 AMA Most Curious MovieOscar Isaac is like a young Al Pacino, but A Most Violent Year still rings hollow.
Behind the Scenes
Dec. 29 2014 11:01 AM“I Really Do Find the Process Mildly Traumatic”A look into how Slate’s movie critic puts together her end-of-year list.
Movies
Dec. 24 2014 10:37 AMInto the WoodsGreat cast. Great score. So why is Rob Marshall’s adaptation so lost in the woods?
Behind the Scenes
Dec. 23 2014 8:12 PMThe Culture Gabfest Like You’ve Never Heard It BeforeListen to this week's Culture Gabfest "Behold! Ignorance and Want” Edition—complete, unfiltered, and uncut.

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March 3 2015 1:39 PM The “Most Pleasurable Portrayal of Libertarianism“ Bonus Segment David, Emily, and John discuss what Parks and Recreation got right about government.