Reel Women - Page 5

Reel Women: Why Do People Hate Anne Hathaway?

by Britt Hayes February 21, 2013 @ 3:10 PM
Kevin Winter, Getty Images
We can all agree that Anne Hathaway is a gifted actress and a delight to watch on screen, but apparently many of you hate her off-screen persona -- an issue that calls to mind similar, recent complaints about Beyonce in her HBO documentary. And an issue that I don't agree with.

Reel Women: Why Jennifer Lawrence Is the Best Choice for Young Han Solo

by Britt Hayes February 7, 2013 @ 3:39 PM
20th Century Fox/Vogue
With Lucasfilm and Disney making a standalone 'Star Wars' film focusing on the adventures of young Han Solo, we started thinking about the young actors that could possibly fill those shoes, and only one name made sense: Jennifer Lawrence. Too bad she's a woman.

Reel Women: 'King Kelly' and the Indictment of Women Raised on Social Media

by Britt Hayes November 27, 2012 @ 9:15 AM
GoDigital Media Group
In its first 15 minutes or so, 'King Kelly' appears to be a grating portrait of an obnoxious cam girl, but stick with it long enough and you'll find an indictment of our current generation and the way modern young women are shaped by the social media that has raised them.

Reel Women: 'Sexy Baby' and Unrealistic Expectations

by Britt Hayes November 16, 2012 @ 8:10 AM
Two to Tangle Productions
The new documentary 'Sexy Baby' tracks the lives of three different women and the way that our hyper-sexual media and culture has shaped, or is shaping, their lives. The film explores the digestive nature of media and what it is we leave behind to teach emerging generations of young women.