Alibi V.27 No.50 • Dec 13-19, 2018
Emma Stone waits her turn

Film Review

The Favourite

Mean and nasty historical drama makes ambition a courtly enterprise

The Favourite is loopy, long-winded and devolves into increasingly misanthropic spirals, but has wonderfully deadpan humor, scabrous assessment of female power dynamics and a well-played lesbian twist.

Reel World

Laugh it up with Mi Gran Noche, check out the High Desert Screening and get through the 12 Days of Christmas Movies.
Christmas Comes to Pac-Land

Idiot Box

Christ-Mess

TV’s worst holiday specials

What were the most painful holiday specials ever made?

Week in Sloth

Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.