Nicole Clark

Culture Writer and Critic

Games Opinion

Black Mirror's 'Striking Vipers' is a Skin-Deep Exploration of VR Sex

Netflix's fifth season of 'Black Mirror' follows two best friends who find their relationship complicated by a virtual reality game.
Nicole Clark
6.11.19
Film

Watch Keanu Reeves Be Keanu Reeves in the Trailer for Netflix's 'Always Be My Maybe'

Looks like the John Wick heartthrob will be getting in the way of Ali Wong and Randall Park's romance in this new rom-com.
Nicole Clark
5.17.19
Books

The Superheroines Are Finally Here to Save Us

It took generations before Captain Marvel got her own feature film. But in today's comics and YA books, superheroes who are women have been roaming free.
Nicole Clark
5.14.19
Film

Netflix's New Ted Bundy Biopic Has One Glaring Problem

‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’ is a biopic about a brutal serial killer. So then why does the film come off romantic?
Nicole Clark
5.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Emilia Clarke Survived Two Life-Threatening Aneurysms While Filming 'GoT'

She had kept her condition private before publishing an essay about it in the 'New Yorker.'
Nicole Clark
3.22.19
marvel

'Captain Marvel' Is the MCU's Most Predictable Film

Carol Danvers may be Marvel's most powerful hero. But she isn't very interesting...yet.
Nicole Clark
3.8.19
VICELAND

If You Wanna Be Poly, You Can't Be a Jealous Mess

'It's not monogamy, you don’t get to tell anybody who to love and how to love and how not to love.'
Nicole Clark
3.5.19
Oscars

The Oscars Should Never Go Back to Having a Host

Without an emcee, the Oscars allowed award presenters and recipients to shine. It also meant the show was mercifully shorter.
Nicole Clark
2.26.19
Culture

'Tidying Up with Marie Kondo' Is Inadvertently About Women's Invisible Labor

In the new Netflix show, couples learn how to tackle household tasks by 'tidying' together, a process that reveals just how gendered our domestic expectations are.
Nicole Clark
1.11.19
Film

In 'Mary Queen of Scots,' Even Queens Are Screwed Over by Men Around Them

The film would have you believe that either Mary or Elizabeth win their duel for the throne. But it's a bit more complicated.
Nicole Clark
12.14.18
Culture

I Cruised LA with the Moxi Roller Skating Girl Gang

They're taking roller skating out of the roller rink and onto the boardwalk, all while taking no crap from anyone.
Nicole Clark
11.13.18
Gaming

Finally Nintendo Confirms That Kirby Was Always the Star of Smash Bros.

The pink round child is excellent, let us celebrate him!
Nicole Clark
11.2.18
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