Dana Stevens
Dana Stevens Dana Stevens

Dana Stevens is Slate’s movie critic.

Culture Gabfest
Feb. 10 2016 9:26 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Beyoncé Wins the Super Bowl” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Hail, Caesar!, “Formation,” and the Super Bowl ads.
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 3 2016 10:54 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Did Steve Finish His Book?” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, Room, and Rihanna’s Anti.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 27 2016 9:34 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Never Mind, Don’t Hail Charlotte Rampling” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the Oscars and diversity, The Daily Show With Trevor Noah, and Carol.  
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 20 2016 9:24 AMThe Culture Gabfest “All Hail Charlotte Rampling” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on 45 Years, London Spy, and the ethics of ethnography.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 14 2016 3:00 PMIn the Golden Age of Podcasts, Where Are All the Critics? The Culture Gabfest takes another crack at a listener’s question about the state of podcast criticism.
The Movie Club
Jan. 8 2016 1:51 PMThe 2015 Movie ClubFinal entry: “A Valediction Forbidding Mourning for the End of Movie Club.”
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 6 2016 6:17 PMThe Best Books, Movies, and TV Shows to Come in 2016 What is the Culture Gabfest looking forward to watching, reading, and listening to in 2016?
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 6 2016 10:18 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Spark Oy!” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Revenant, Spark Joy, and profanity.
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
Feb. 4 2016 3:42 PMWhat’s It Like to Finish Your Book and Hit Send?    Stephen Metcalf on writing and letting go.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 28 2016 2:49 PMThe Desperate Housewives of Contemporary Fiction As their numbers dwindle in real life, housewives find greener lawns in contemporary novels. 
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 21 2016 2:33 PMRemembering Alan Rickman The Culture Gabfest says goodbye to Alan Rickman by remembering favorite moments of his life and work.  
Culturebox
Jan. 14 2016 3:25 PM“I Just Want to Be As Flexible As Air, As Light”Oscar nominee Charlotte Rampling on giving herself over completely.
Culture Gabfest
Jan. 13 2016 12:19 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Lazarus” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on David Bowie, The Hateful Eight, and Making a Murderer.
The Movie Club
Jan. 7 2016 1:08 PMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 14: Inside Out provided my daughter and me our first experience of weeping together over a work of art.
The Movie Club
Jan. 6 2016 11:30 AMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 9: Lava is the worst movie Pixar has ever made.
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.

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