In the trailer for Hot Girls Wanted, a young, aspiring porn star peruses her options.
Hot Girls Wantedis one of the most-talked-about documentaries of 2015, thanks in no small part to the star power of executive producer Rashida Jones and the film’s titillating tagline (“A Documentary about Porn, the Internet and the Girl Next Door”).
In Australian horror film Inner Demon, Sarah Jeavons plays a young woman who fights to stay alive.
For every woman working in the film industry, there are five men. Part of the systematic discrimination that women working behind the scenes in Hollywood face is the misguided notion that women are only good at making certain kinds of films, like rom-coms.
Spy movies playing on the James Bond trope have been boring for years. Even comedies like Archer, which satirizes the genre, are pretty played out at this point. That’s part of the reason why I had low expectations going into Spy, director Paul Feig’s summer spy spoof starring Melissa McCarthy.
Disney’s Tomorrowland is a feel-good film built around a simple, optimistic idea: If all the dreamers, artists, and geniuses truly pitched in, we humans could work our way out of this current mess of climate change, constant war, and global inequality.