Hollywoke Archives - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
by | Dec 6, 2022

The total meltdown of Disney’s latest leftist child-brainwashing project, Strange World, amused me. By now, everyone knows that the prestigious animated feature failed to launch, opening with an abysmal $18.6 million over the entire five-day Thanksgiving holiday. And that uncoincidentally…

by | Nov 27, 2022

The Maze: A John Corey Novel By Nelson DeMille (Scribner, 432 pages, $30) If you read Nelson DeMille’s newest John Corey thriller, The Maze, right after Andrew Klavan’s A Strange Habit of Mind as I just did, you might think…

by | Nov 20, 2022

With the disappointing election now behind us, I can forsake politics for the rest of the year and jump back into the even more disappointing arts culture beat. Not deeply enough to actually watch the dreck being shoveled on modern…

by | Oct 25, 2022

It turns out Sacheen Littlefeather, who famously lectured the Oscars audience in 1973 about injustices done to Native Americans on- and off-screen, traced her lineage not to an Indian reservation but to Mexico by way of Oxnard. She belonged to…

by | Oct 6, 2022

Hilary Mantel, the English writer who died on September 22 at the age of 71, was famous for her highly fanciful novels about the Tudor court, including the Booker Prize–winning Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. But she also…

by | Oct 5, 2022

What’s amusing about Bros — the new gay romantic comedy from the makers of blockbuster straight romantic comedies — is not that it bombed last opening weekend to become a historic disaster. It’s that the failure took Hollywoke and those…

by | Oct 4, 2022

Marilyn Monroe is such a well-covered tragic figure, especially for the obvious dichotomy between her sex goddesshood and purer Norma Jeane Mortenson persona, that I had little interest in seeing the latest fictionalization of her, Blonde, until my girlfriend said…

Sign up to receive our latest updates! Register


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: The American Spectator, 122 S Royal Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314, http://spectator.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact