Kristen Stewart and St. Vincent: Proof That Lesbianism Is Frequently A Straight Person’s Act of Desperation

Though Lindsay Lohan kind of blazed the trail back in 2008 with the whole straight woman randomly deciding to date another female trend, at least Samantha Ronson was already a lesbian (or bisexual, if you prefer) to begin with–making one-half of the relationship at least somewhat sensical. But in the …

Still Alice: Stilling the Tumultuous Waters of Alzheimer’s

It’s rare that a movie about a cause can toe the delicate line between raising awareness and being taken seriously without bordering on sheer triteness. Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland’s adaptation of Lisa Genova’s 2007 novel, Still Alice, proves able to do just this. Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), a brilliant linguistics …