Mel Campbell is a freelance journalist and cultural critic. She founded online pop culture magazine The Enthusiast, and author of the book Out of Shape: Debunking Myths about Fashion and Fit. She blogs on style, history and culture at Footpath Zeitgeist and tweets at @incrediblemelk.
Might sound boring, but it's anything but.
Surrendering to the temptation of an over-extended epilogue, director Francis Lawrence allows all the accumulated narrative tension to evaporate.
It's all so BOND.
Why Do We Love Greta Gerwig? A Look At The Increasingly Complex Work Of Your Mumblecore Spirit AnimalBy Mel Campbell 1609
There's a certain glamour to not having your shit together.
‘The Lobster’, ‘Love’ and ‘Sleeping With Other People': How To Find Your Perfect Lover At The MoviesBy Mel Campbell 737
Three different films are in cinemas this week -- and they all have a very different take on love.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that IT STILL RULES.
So much potential for a climax, squandered.
It's National Op Shop Week, and there's never been a better time to wean yourself off the fashion industry.
Suffering From Amy Schumer Overload? Let’s Talk About The Hilarious And Underrated Anna Faris InsteadBy Mel Campbell 3457
She’s lampooned slut-shaming, reclaimed the airhead archetype, shown that stoner humour isn’t just for dudes, and even pulled off a daring rape joke. If you like Schumer, you'll love Faris.
What if your phone was self-aware, and hated the things you make it do?