Sam Adams
Sam Adams

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

Movies
Dec. 8 2017 10:35 AMThe New Tonya Harding Biopic Plays Like Goodfellas on Ice, or Fargo With Triple AxelsAnd Margot Robbie is its De Niro.
Brow Beat
Dec. 1 2017 3:30 PMWhat Should We Make of The Shape of Water’s Mysterious Ending? We Discuss Del Toro’s Latest.
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Nov. 29 2017 2:37 PMFlash, Supergirl Producer Fired After a Sexual Harassment Investigation
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Nov. 22 2017 7:33 AMThe Most (and Least) Menacing Roles of Ben Mendelsohn, Hollywood’s New Favorite Villain
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Nov. 20 2017 6:19 PMCBS News Suspends Charlie Rose, PBS Pulls The Charlie Rose Show In the Wake of Sexual Harassment Allegations
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Nov. 14 2017 7:33 AMHonorary Oscar Winner Agnès Varda Shows How Documentary Directors Can Still Be Movie Stars
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Nov. 13 2017 1:27 PMAmazon Is Making a Lord of the Rings TV Series
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Nov. 10 2017 1:30 PMLouis C.K. on Sexual Misconduct Allegations: “These Stories Are True”
Movies
Nov. 10 2017 10:43 AMEvery Single Star in Murder on the Orient Express Is Upstaged by Kenneth Branagh’s MustacheIf only the rest of the movie were so wonderful.
Brow Beat
Nov. 9 2017 4:37 PMDistributor Cancels the Release of Louis C.K.’s I Love You, Daddy’s Release
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Nov. 7 2017 3:21 PMDisney Lifts Los Angeles Times Media Ban Amid Growing Backlash
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Nov. 3 2017 11:23 AMThe CMA Awards Tried to Ban Questions About the Las Vegas Shooting
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Nov. 2 2017 7:33 AMStranger Things’ “Punk” Episode Is a Historic Embarrassment
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Oct. 31 2017 5:55 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in November
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Oct. 27 2017 3:55 PMJames Toback Says the Sexual Harassment Charges Against Him Are “Disgusting”
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Dec. 5 2017 8:32 AMGet Out (Yay!), Twin Peaks (Huh?) Top Sight & Sound’s Best Films of 2017
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Dec. 1 2017 8:03 AMWoody Allen’s New Movie Isn’t a Confession. It’s Something Much More Damaging.
Brow Beat
Nov. 29 2017 5:30 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in December
Movies
Nov. 21 2017 5:58 PMGary Oldman Doesn’t Just “Vanish” Into His Role as Winston Churchill in Darkest HourIn Joe Wright’s biopic, it’s actually difficult to see him.
Movies
Nov. 20 2017 5:50 AMCoco Is Haunted by the Ghosts of Past Pixar MoviesThe Day of the Dead–inspired new movie would have benefited from being a little less faithful to its ancestors.
Brow Beat
Nov. 13 2017 4:16 PMFormer Louis C.K. Manager Dave Becky Apologizes for Ignoring Sexual Misconduct
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Nov. 13 2017 9:30 AMThe Deadwood Movie Might Actually Start Shooting Next Year
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Nov. 10 2017 12:22 PMListen to Eminem and Beyoncé’s “Walk on Water”
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Nov. 9 2017 5:20 PMThe Last Jedi’s Rian Johnson Is Working on a New Star Wars Trilogy
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Nov. 8 2017 2:23 PMJosh Groban Is Very Good at Being a Bad Actor
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Nov. 7 2017 8:24 AMFilm Critics Bar Disney From Year-End Awards Over L.A. Times Blackout
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Nov. 3 2017 7:33 AMIn A River Below, Saving Dolphins Endangers the Truth
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Oct. 31 2017 7:33 AMThe Director of Cannes-Winner The Square on “Absurd Art-Theory BS”
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Oct. 30 2017 3:32 PMNetflix Announces House of Cards Is Ending Next Year
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Oct. 27 2017 10:12 AMTaylor Swift’s “Ready for It?” Video Reeks of Cyber-Desperation

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