Grady Hendrix

Grady Hendrix is one of the founders of the New York Asian Film Festival and he writes about pop culture on his blog.

Low Concept
Oct. 19 2007 12:19 PMHappy Belated Birthday, Jean-Claude Van Damme!In his 47th year, the actor prepares to unleash his greatest performance yet.
May 10 2007 3:10 PMMocha Zombies28 Weeks Later reveals the horror of too much Starbucks.
April 6 2007 4:50 PMThis Old GrindhouseThe theaters were awful and so were the movies.
May 4 2006 4:24 PMLittle Ghost on the PrairieAn American Haunting is definitely not based on a true story.
April 21 2006 10:45 AMPlottersThe Sentinel is a White House thriller without a clue.
Dvd extras
Dec. 29 2005 7:17 AMSuper Special FeaturesThe hidden genius of The Dukes of Hazzard.
Dvd extras
Dec. 1 2005 12:51 PMThe "Left Behind" MoviesHow to end the world on a budget.
Summer Movies
June 15 2005 7:18 AMSo, You Want To Start a Film Festival …Don't.
Summer Movies
June 26 2007 12:34 PMThe State of the NinjaPop-cultural cliché or poised for a comeback?
Dvd extras
April 20 2007 4:35 PMViolent DisagreementWhat Cho Seung-Hui got wrong about Oldboy.
Summer Movies
June 28 2006 1:16 PMHacked to DeathWill the novelization survive the DVD era?
April 28 2006 1:26 PMHow I Spent My Miserable VacationRobin Williams in his latest disaster, RV.
March 23 2006 6:24 PMThe Big ScoreSpike Lee and Denzel Washington reunite in Inside Man.
Dec. 2 2005 4:05 PMZombies Attack George BushJoe Dante's brilliant anti-war horror show.
Low Concept
Sept. 29 2005 2:09 PMGiant SquidDon't mess with them.



The Self-Made Man

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Why Indians in America Are Mad for India’s New Prime Minister

The Strange History of Wives Gazing at Their Husbands in Political Ads


See Me

Transparent is the fall’s only great new show.


Lena Dunham, the Book

More shtick than honesty in Not That Kind of Girl.

Rehtaeh Parsons Was the Most Famous Victim in Canada. Now, Journalists Can’t Even Say Her Name.

Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD

The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
Sept. 30 2014 12:04 PM John Hodgman on Why He Wore a Blue Dress to Impersonate Ayn Rand
  News & Politics
Sept. 30 2014 2:36 PM This Court Erred The Supreme Court has almost always sided with the wealthy, the privileged, and the powerful.
Building a Better Workplace
Sept. 30 2014 1:16 PM You Deserve a Pre-cation The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.
Sept. 30 2014 1:48 PM Thrashed Florida State’s new president is underqualified and mistrusted. But here’s how he can turn it around.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 30 2014 11:42 AM Listen to Our September Music Roundup Hot tracks from a cooler month, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 2:56 PM How Faithful Is David Fincher’s Gone Girl?
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 2:38 PM Scientists Use Electrical Impulses to Help Paralyzed Rats Walk Again
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 30 2014 7:30 AM What Lurks Beneath the Methane Lakes of Titan?
Sports Nut
Sept. 28 2014 8:30 PM NFL Players Die Young. Or Maybe They Live Long Lives. Why it’s so hard to pin down the effects of football on players’ lives.