Patrick Marlborough

Film

Han Solo Was the Coolest Star Wars Character Until 'Solo'

Han was cool and mysterious. Then we got a spinoff that ruined the mystery.
Patrick Marlborough
6.1.18
mental health

My Bipolar Brain Keeps Turning Thoughts Into Memories

It makes keeping track of time almost impossible.
Patrick Marlborough
5.8.18
Interviews

Tim Heidecker Is the Satirist America Deserves

The comedic visionary talks Trump, building his own universe, and the audacity of hopelessness.
Patrick Marlborough
1.10.18
entertainment

Actually, Adam Sandler Is a Genius

The perennial fool has fashioned a career out of playing stupid. But is that secretly smart?
Patrick Marlborough
12.4.17
tv

The Creator of 'Bojack Horseman' on Why Political Correctness Isn't Censorship

Actually, we talked to Raphael Bob-Waksberg about lots of stuff, including nostalgia, word-play, and not being sure how autobiographical he's being.
Patrick Marlborough
8.10.17
movies

Does ‘RoboCop’ Still Hold Up 30 Years On?

Paul Verhoeven's madcap cyberpunk satire of the American nightmare turns the big three-oh.
Patrick Marlborough
7.19.17
Creators

These Watercolours Imagine Marge Simpson’s Feminist Awakening

Soolagna Majumdar's dreamy illustrations of TV's most famous wife are influenced by josei manga—comics for women.
Patrick Marlborough
4.26.17
Film

Re-watching 'Silence of the Lambs' in 2017

Director Jonathan Demme has passed away aged 73. We look back at the masterpiece he'll be most remembered for.
Patrick Marlborough
4.26.17
the simpsons

The Tragicomic Genius of Marge Simpson

Without Marge, 'The Simpsons' is nothing. On the show's 30th anniversary, it's worth looking back at her best moments.
Patrick Marlborough
4.24.17
comedy

A Study of How Dave Chappelle Isn't Nailing 2017

"The jokes were mean, they were lazy. They were something I never thought I'd see: Dave Chappelle punching down."
Patrick Marlborough
3.29.17
Film

RIP Raoul Coutard: The Man Who Made Cinematography Invisible

Whether it's in a drone tracking shot or the referential pastiche of Tarantino and Wes Anderson, Coutard's vision of hyper-staged naturalism is everywhere.
Patrick Marlborough
11.14.16
Health

Why I Write About My Mental Illness Online (When I Know Hundreds of People Will Criticise Me)

I compulsively imagine eating my dog's shit. I might call your mother a cunt and mean it. Do you ever feel the same? Let's talk about it.
Patrick Marlborough
10.12.16
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