Corey Atad

Film

'The Death of Stalin' Is a Hilarious Punch in the Dictatorship

Talking to 'Veep' creator Armando Iannucci about his new film, which he calls "a comedy of hysteria."
Corey Atad
3.9.18
Television

The Fourth Season of 'Black Mirror' Is the Most Hopeful One Yet

Charlie Brooker's sci-fi series takes a different light this time around.
Corey Atad
12.29.17
tv

'The Girlfriend Experience' Is the Boldest Show on Television

We talk with the cast and crew of Starz's provocative and challenging sex-work series.
Corey Atad
11.3.17
entertainment

You're a Jerk If You Don't Love Libraries After Watching This Documentary

Frederick Wiseman's doc about the New York Public Library is nearly four hours long—and it's utterly essential.
Corey Atad
10.6.17
Film

Cinematic Universes Are Killing Film as We Know It

In recent mega-franchises like Alien, storytelling takes a backseat to mythology and worldbuilding.
Corey Atad
5.18.17
Film

The Hottest Docs of Hot Docs 2017

From dashcam compilations to a filmmaker's own relationship, here are the best documentaries to keep an eye out for.
Corey Atad
5.11.17
Film

'Hot Fuzz' Is the Best Film in Edgar Wright's Cornetto Trilogy

Anyone who thinks 'Shaun of the Dead' was the best is dead wrong.
Corey Atad
4.20.17
Podcasts

How 'S-Town' Explores the Murky Ethics of Privacy

The new true crime podcast has enough compassion and emotional heft to balance out its invasive story.
Corey Atad
4.5.17
Film

Sorry, Kristen Stewart Is Great

From 'Personal Shopper' to her performance on 'Saturday Night Live,' Kristen Stewart has proven to be a versatile, gifted actress.
Corey Atad
3.9.17
tv

Prestige TV Finally Went Too Far with 'Young Pope'

HBO's newest series takes prestige television to such extremes, it almost becomes a parody of the genre.
Corey Atad
1.17.17
working girls

'Any Voice Is Better Than Silence': Fired Yelp Employee Reacts to Media Backlash

After Yelp employee Talia Jane posted an open letter criticizing the company's low wages, she got fired and triggered a huge media backlash. We spoke to her about her termination, the blowback, and what she thinks of a living wage for workers in the...
Corey Atad
2.25.16