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Elisabeth Moss wants to star in a Hallmark Christmas movie

Elisabeth Moss wants to star in a Hallmark Christmas movie

If you can somehow erase Elisabeth Moss in “The Handmaid’s Tale” from your mind, she wants us to imagine her in a much lighter role. A role, say, as a Hallmark Channel heroine who saves some small-town bookstore form shutting down just in time for Christmas. The actress revealed her love of all things Hallmark…MORE

‘Lady and the Tramp’ issues a familiar bark to introduce Disney+

‘Lady and the Tramp’ issues a familiar bark to introduce Disney+

Disney’s strategy of turning animated classics into live-action movies takes a streaming detour with “Lady and the Tramp,” a respectable if uninspired version of the 1955 film that grooms some of its more problematic elements. Premiering on Disney+, it’s a modest addition to the genre that passes, barely, the “Who’s a good family movie?” test.…MORE

The truly frightening thing about Nikki Haley’s big revelation

The truly frightening thing about Nikki Haley’s big revelation

In her forthcoming book about her time in the Trump White House, former US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley claims that she was recruited by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to subvert the wishes of President Donald Trump. “Kelly and Tillerson confided in me that when they resisted…MORE

Disney is staking its future on Disney+

Disney is staking its future on Disney+

“Disney’s Folly.” That’s what some in Hollywood dubbed “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” before it premiered in 1937. Critics argued that Walt Disney was risking his studio’s reputation with a risky film that no one would sit through. But in the end, Disney’s gamble paid off. “Snow White,” the first animated feature in America,…MORE

Giuliani’s globetrotting complicates US foreign policy

Giuliani’s globetrotting complicates US foreign policy

When Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro traveled to New York for the United Nations General Assembly in September, he was recovering from surgery and reportedly left after 30 hours without having met with any heads of state. Despite the brevity of his trip, Bolsonaro did make time to meet with someone who occupies a special…MORE

A lawyer who is also a Dreamer will be at the table during Supreme Court arguments

A lawyer who is also a Dreamer will be at the table during Supreme Court arguments

Hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants whose fates will be determined by the Supreme Court are placing their trust in the hands of their lawyers including one seasoned veteran, and another who is a Dreamer just like them. The Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday over President Barack Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals…MORE

How DACA landed before the Supreme Court

How DACA landed before the Supreme Court

On Tuesday, the nation’s highest court will hear oral arguments in a case challenging how the Trump administration ended an Obama-era program shielding around 700,000 undocumented immigrants from deportation, putting an issue that’s been in limbo for years back at the forefront of the immigration debate. During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump, who made immigration…MORE

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