Forrest Wickman
Forrest Wickman Forrest Wickman

Forrest Wickman is a Slate senior editor. He writes and edits for Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

Brow Beat
Jan. 6 2016 2:55 PMThe Trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s Netflix Show About Hip-Hop’s Origins Is Here, and It Looks Great
Brow Beat
Jan. 5 2016 11:47 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO Now, and Amazon Prime
Brow Beat
Dec. 24 2015 8:02 AMIt’s a Star Wars Christmas, So Get Cozy With the Darth Vader Yule Log
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Dec. 21 2015 10:01 AMThe Only Thing in the New Star Wars That Doesn’t Feel Like Star Wars
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Dec. 18 2015 9:37 AMThree Slate Critics Discuss the Biggest Twist in the New Star Wars
Cover Story
Dec. 13 2015 8:15 PMStar Wars Is a Postmodern MasterpieceHow George Lucas spliced together Westerns, jidaigeki, space adventure serials, fairy tales, dogfighting movies, and Casablanca to create Hollywood’s first world-conquering collage.
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Dec. 3 2015 5:34 AMA Tribute to Jean-Luc Godard, From the Movies
Brow Beat
Nov. 25 2015 8:44 AMThe Avengers Disassemble in the Surprise New Trailer for Captain America: Civil War
Theater
Nov. 24 2015 11:23 AMThe Show Is Nonstop#Ham4Ham, the joyous, free sidewalk performances outside Hamilton that are stoking the passions of a new generation of theater lovers.
Brow Beat
Nov. 19 2015 7:32 AMAdele’s 25: A Track-by-Track Breakdown
Brow Beat
Nov. 13 2015 9:47 PMParisians Evacuate Stadium Singing “La Marseillaise” Following Attack
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Nov. 13 2015 8:42 AMThe New Force Awakens Spot Shows Admiral Ackbar, Because Watching Too Many Teasers Is a Trap
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Nov. 9 2015 11:44 AMNew Star Wars TV Spot Basically Confirms a Certain Character Is Related to a Certain Other Character
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Nov. 6 2015 3:30 PMThat Viral, 89-Year-Old Stand-Up Is a Shameless Joke Thief
Brow Beat
Nov. 5 2015 12:27 PMWatch Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton Show the Bros How It’s Done at the CMA Awards
Brow Beat
Jan. 5 2016 4:43 PMJames Murphy: LCD Soundsystem Is Reuniting, but for a New Album, Not a Lame Reunion Tour
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Jan. 4 2016 2:22 PMWerner Herzog Contemplates the Internet, as Only Werner Herzog Can, in the First Trailer for His Next Movie
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Dec. 22 2015 3:05 PMThose Dazed and Confused Kids Just Kept L-I-V-I-N: Watch the First Trailer for the “Spiritual Sequel”
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Dec. 18 2015 4:00 PMBB-8 “Vocal Consultant” Ben Schwartz on Getting Into Character and BB-8’s Gender
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Dec. 16 2015 8:58 AMThe Subtle Reference in The Force Awakens to the Art Film That Inspired Star Wars
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Dec. 7 2015 2:06 PMThis Is Not the Year to Complain About the Grammys
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Dec. 1 2015 7:32 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO NOW, and Amazon Prime
Brow Beat
Nov. 24 2015 12:57 PMThe Simpsons Pays Tribute to Paris (via Hamilton)
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Nov. 19 2015 4:26 PMMichael Shannon and Jeff Nichols Go Sci-Fi in the First Trailer for Midnight Special
Brow Beat
Nov. 17 2015 10:40 AMAdele’s “When We Were Young” Is Here in Full, to Make Us All Into Old Souls
The Slatest
Nov. 13 2015 8:21 PMStream France 24 Live Here for the Latest on the Paris Shootings
Brow Beat
Nov. 12 2015 8:12 AMThe Ecstatic Reaction to the Trailer for The Phantom Menace: A Cautionary Tale
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Nov. 7 2015 1:22 AMWatch Hamilton’s Lin-Manuel Miranda Prove His Freestyling Genius on The Tonight Show
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Nov. 6 2015 10:44 AMIn the Japanese Trailer for the New Star Wars, BB-8’s Bleep Bloops Awaken
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Nov. 2 2015 7:32 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO NOW, and Amazon Prime

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