A Star Is Born
female fame through a male lens
'Her Smell' and 'Teen Spirit' are the two latest films to add to the expansive canon of male-directed female fame biopics.
did lady gaga stans help scam ‘shallow’ to no. 1 with fake starbucks offers?
The devil works hard but Lady Gaga stans work harder.
everything you need to know about the oscars last night
Here's all you need to know about film's biggest night of the year.
the trouble with lady gaga’s r. kelly statement
Following the release of 'Surviving R Kelly', she has finally addressed their 2014 collaboration. But is it too little, too late?
is the media helping us foster more empathy for addicts?
Films like 'Beautiful Boy' and 'A Star Is Born' illustrate a level of compassion for those suffering from addiction, while also underscoring what’s still lacking from current media portrayals.
how our perception of a celebrity changes after they dye their hair
A deep-dive into Lady Gaga's hair colour.
lady gaga explains the meaning behind that oversized marc jacobs suit
While making a speech about women in Hollywood, the singer and actress made a powerful statement through her outfit choice.
in 'a star is born,' barbra streisand's clothing was a source of power
Gaga has won accolades for stripping herself down, but for Streisand the never-ending rotation of great clothes was an expression of her creative control.
how 'beautiful boy' captures the complexities of addiction
Timothée Chalamet and Steve Carell star in a finely wrought story about the effects of meth addiction on a family.
why the complex masculinity of a star is born matters
How can what is essentially a fairly conservative story about a young woman pushed towards by stardom by an older, more successful man, be culturally relevant now?
thoughts on the return of the cowboy boot
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why lady gaga's a star is born will go all the way to oscars glory
In his retelling of the 81 year old story, first-time director Bradley Cooper has achieved everything that the movie business should be: pure, unadulterated escapism.