Opinion

Freedom Fighters: Ray of Light

Why ‘Freedom Fighters: Ray of Light’ is the Most Underrated Animated Film of the Year

By: Dennis R. Upkins While the struggle for progress and diversity continues in the media,…

Nightmare Before Christmas

The Enchantment of ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ Lasts All Year Long

“Boys and girls of every age, wouldn’t you like to see something strange? Come with…

Scrooged

‘Scrooged’ is a Rare Christmas Film that Withstands the Test of Time 30 Years Later

It’s that time of year again when we sit down to watch a beloved Christmas…

Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder

‘Destination Wedding’ and the Beauty of Cynicism in Rom-Coms

Written By: Kyoko M Life sucks and then you die. We’ve all heard it before.…

BGN Opinion: Unpacking the Nagini of it All

By Pim Wangtechawat There have always been discussions about the lack of representation in the…

Meet Lisbeth Salander, the Iconic Survivor and Vigilante with the Dragon Tattoo

From the window perch of her warehouse apartment, Lisbeth Salander looks out over a snowy…

Happy 50th Birthday to ‘Night of the Living Dead’ and George Romero’s Brand of Social Justice Horror

“They’re coming to get you, Barbara,” Johnny (Russell Streiner) taunts his nervous sister (Judith O’Dea)…

BGN Opinion: Trump is Censoring the News and You are Helping Him Do It

“Fascism had understood (as dictators generally do) that deviant behavior is encouraged by the fact…

That Time I Saved ‘Superman’

BY DENNIS R. UPKINS Chances are you’ve probably seen him while looking up in the…

BGN Opinion: Can We Talk about Why White Guys Are Allowed to Keep Shooting Up Our Country?

White men are shooting up our country and no one wants to talk about it.…