The new documentary “A Woman’s Work” examines the harassment, ogling, and incredibly low pay NFL cheerleaders receive, and the brave women fighting to change it.
Melissa Leon is an entertainment editor at The Daily Beast and a three-time National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Award winner. She covers film, TV, comics, and more. If the apocalypse comes, beep her.
The celebrated novelist opens up to Melissa Leon about the new season of Starz’s “American Gods,” the departure of Orlando Jones, and how social media is ruining us all.
The DC Comics sequel sinks under the weight of its own garbled ambitions. But its charismatic cast sure does its best to save it with romance and fun amid the clutter.
Disney announced a ton of new content—including 10 new Marvel and “Star Wars” series—as part of its big Investor Day. But we shouldn’t forget all the workers they’re letting go.
The new doc “9to5: The Story of a Movement” examines the real-life 9to5 movement of women office workers that inspired the iconic Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, and Lily Tomlin film.
A new documentary offers an anatomy of the motivations of J. Edgar Hoover’s unhinged efforts to smear MLK, including through interviews with King’s confidants.
The HBO Max film “Unpregnant,” about a teen who travels from Missouri to New Mexico to get an abortion, has received backlash from the Christian right. They’re missing the point.
In “Bill & Ted Face the Music,” the third film in the “Bill & Ted” saga, the Wyld Stallyns have returned to save the world once more. They couldn’t have come at a better time.