Tag: Queen&Slim (Movie)

Should College Be Free?

Listen and subscribe to our podcast from your mobile device: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | RadioPublic | Stitcher Should public colleges be tuition-free? Should student loan debt be forgiven? This week on “The Argument,” the columnists discuss Pete Buttigieg’s criticisms of his more liberal Democratic rivals’ plans to reduce the costs of […]

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The Thrilling Shock of ‘Queen & Slim’

I left a recent matinee of “Queen & Slim,” the mesmerizing new outlaw romance directed by Melina Matsoukas, astonished on two levels. The film itself kept me rapt; I cried through the end and left the theater with the dazed, disoriented feeling you get when a movie makes you momentarily forget everything else in your […]

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Did ‘The Irishman’ Take a Bite Out of the Thanksgiving Box Office?

LOS ANGELES — Theaters had a more meager Thanksgiving than last year. Cinemas in the United States and Canada sold about $264 million in tickets between Wednesday and Sunday, a 16 percent decline from Thanksgiving 2018, according to Comscore, which compiles box office data. Bad weather may have kept some people at home, particularly in […]

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‘Queen & Slim’ Review: Love on the Run

“I’m an excellent lawyer,” Queen says to Slim, at a time in their brief acquaintance when legal skills seem both urgently needed and wholly irrelevant. Slim is not impressed. “Why do black people always have to be excellent?” he asks. “Why can’t we just be normal?” The question has a special poignancy at the moment […]

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Holiday Movies 2019: Here’s What’s Coming Soon to Theaters

Here is a highly select list of noteworthy films due out this season. Release dates are subject to change and reflect the latest information as of deadline. November Nov. 6 MARRIAGE STORY Noah Baumbach has already won the hearts of critics for this tragicomedy about spouses — a theater director (Adam Driver) and his longtime […]

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