Jeff York

Unconventional Roles for Women Aren’t Just Empowering, They’re Game Changers

Unconventional Roles for Women Aren’t Just Empowering, They’re Game Changers

It’s a shame the wonderful coming-of-age comedy Booksmart has not done well at the box office. Expectations were high for the clever story about two female high school seniors (Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever) cutting loose on their last night before graduation, but apparently, audiences weren’t ready for two girls acting ‘superbad.’ (It didn’t help […]

 Jeff York

The “Westworld” Season Finale Opens the Door to a New World

The “Westworld” Season Finale Opens the Door to a New World

HBO’s “Westworld” series ended its second season June 24th with an enormous opportunity to chart completely new territory, as well as course-correct some of the problems that plagued this year’s 10 episodes. There is no question that the show remains one of TV’s boldest and smartest offerings, but its multiple timelines and fragmented narratives have […]