Sam Adams
Sam Adams

Sam Adams is a Slate senior editor and the editor of Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

Movies
Oct. 19 2017 10:09 PMThe Killing of a Sacred Deer Is Like the Myth of Iphigenia as Directed by Stanley KubrickUntil it begins to resemble the myth of Iphigenia as directed by Lars von Trier.
Brow Beat
Oct. 17 2017 3:21 PMMolly Ringwald Didn’t Name the Movie Exec Quoted Saying a Very Gross Thing About Her. It’s Jeffrey Katzenberg.
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Oct. 17 2017 8:33 AMOn Her Rainbow Tour, Kesha Is Freeing Herself
Movies
Oct. 12 2017 7:45 PMThe Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) Might Sound Pretentious, Except It Stars Adam SandlerNoah Baumbach’s new film for Netflix might be the most un–Adam Sandler movie Adam Sandler has ever done.
Brow Beat
Oct. 6 2017 8:03 AMDoes Blade Runner 2049’s Ending Preserve the Mysteries of the Original—or Spoil Them?
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Oct. 3 2017 11:54 AMA Country Musician Changed His Mind on Gun Regulation After Getting Caught in the Las Vegas Shooting
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Sept. 29 2017 12:31 PMThis List of Unused Food Puns From The Good Place Is Pretty Forking Amazing
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Sept. 26 2017 10:38 AMJames Cameron Is Officially Making His Four Avatar Sequels Now
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Sept. 22 2017 9:51 AMKingsman: The Golden CircleAs spy sequels go, this is less Goldfinger, more Goldmember.
Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2017 7:33 AMWhat Should We Make of the Ending of Mother? Three Slate Critics Discuss in Spoiler-y Detail.
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Sept. 20 2017 3:37 PMThe Good Place’s Second Season Is Just Like Heaven
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Sept. 18 2017 1:16 PMSean Spicer’s Emmys Apperance Didn’t Go Over So Well With the Rest of Hollywood
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Sept. 13 2017 12:44 PMArmando Iannucci's The Death of Stalin Is a Bloody Farce
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Sept. 11 2017 3:40 PMLouis C.K. Made a Movie About Woody Allen (Sort Of)
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Sept. 8 2017 7:33 AMSlate’s Spoiler Special Returns for a Spoiler-Filled Discussion of the New Adaptation of It
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Oct. 19 2017 12:02 PMWhat the Hell Happened to Val Kilmer in The Snowman?
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Oct. 17 2017 12:22 PMBjörk Offers More Graphic Details About Her Sexual Harassment by a Danish Director
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Oct. 13 2017 2:02 PMAmazon Studios Suspends Head Roy Price Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations
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Oct. 10 2017 12:46 PMHere Is the Scene That Depicts Harvey Weinstein’s Alleged Assault of Asia Argento
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Oct. 4 2017 10:29 AMThe Director of Blade Runner 2049 Is Taking Spoilerphobia to New Heights
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Oct. 2 2017 4:12 PMTom Petty Is Dead at 66
Movies
Sept. 28 2017 1:13 PMAmerican Made Is an Iran–Contra Movie That Gets High on Its Own SupplyThe new movie is one that director Doug Liman has been making for 15 years and Tom Cruise has been making for almost 35.
Brow Beat
Sept. 25 2017 9:57 AMJohn Oliver Protests Corporate Consolidation by Blowing Up Your Cable Box
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Sept. 22 2017 9:48 AMJimmy Kimmel’s No Health Care Expert, But Health Care Experts Agree With Him
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Sept. 21 2017 11:08 AMWatch the Cast ofThe Good Place Lose It as They Learn About That Big Twist
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Sept. 19 2017 3:19 PMDarren Aronofsky Needs to Stop Explaining What Mother! Is About
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Sept. 14 2017 1:14 PMHüsker Dü’s Grant Hart Is Dead at 56
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Sept. 12 2017 4:44 PMThe Disaster Artist Finds Greatness in The Room’s Terribleness
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Sept. 10 2017 3:28 PMDarren Aronofsky’s Mother! Comes With Its Own Version of the Lord’s Prayer
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Sept. 3 2017 9:17 AMTaylor Swift Posts New Song “Are You Ready for It?” for Which You May or May Not Be Ready

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