Hailee Steinfeld on movies, music, and that awful sense of teenage alienation

Hailee Steinfeld experienced the kind of sudden child actor fame very few have, outside of maybe Jodie Foster and Tatum O’Neal. In her very first feature film role as Mattie Ross in the Coen brothers’ True Grit, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at the age of 14. In the six years since…

Oh YEAH: Entourage and 82 other summer movies that aren’t Entourage (Part 1)

The summer of 2015 is brimming with big stars who want to be your superhero, teaming for epic adventures, side-splitting comedies, and sweeping romances that will stir your heart from its winter slumber. There are also some movies that aren’t Entourage. And so, as Vincent Chase and company prepare to enter theaters,…

I can’t hardly wait: 76 of our most anticipated entertainments of 2015, part 1

The short-run musical comedy series Galavant tells the fantastical tale of a knight who falls from grace after his storybook happy ending goes awry. The series features Timothy Omundson—such a reliable comedic presence on Psych—as its villain, the dastardly King Richard, alongside lesser-known heroes. The premise is…

“The pitch is back” in the trailer for Pitch Perfect 2

The trailer for Pitch Perfect 2 may not have any “aca” jokes, but it does have a whole lot of singing. Having come together as a makeshift family during the first film, The Bellas are now a harmonious group that loves slumber parties, slow-motion pillow fights, and camp fire sing-alongs (to the first film’s hit single …