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Harriet

  1. the gold rush
    The Oscars? Still So White.It’s difficult to see this year’s nominees as a result of anything other than the Academy’s continuing and glaring shortcomings.
  2. what were the 2010s?
    What Should a Slavery Epic Do?If there’s anything the 2010s taught us, it’s that there is no getting these stories right, no honoring with grace the dead and ghosts.
  3. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Parasite Isn’t Just in the Race, It’s ThrivingWith Golden Globe and SAG nominations in the books, Parasite looks like a major Best Picture heavyweight.
  4. never the twain shall meet
    Julia Roberts Was Apparently Suggested to Play Harriet Tubman in BiopicA studio exec pushed for her casting.
  5. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Can Marriage Story Put Up a Fight in Best Picture?Noah Baumbach’s divorce drama is being hailed as one of the best films of the year. Can it make some noise in the top categories?
  6. movie review
    Harriet Can’t Conjure the Humanity of Its Iconic LeadKasi Lemmons’s film, starring Cynthia Erivo as Harriet Tubman, brings up a lot of questions about the purpose of slavery epics.
  7. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Can Harriet Carry Cynthia Erivo to EGOT Glory?Critics agree: The much-awarded actress gives a good performance in a biopic that’s just okay.
  8. trailer mix
    In the Harriet Trailer, Tubman ‘Will Be Free or Die’Cynthia Erivo, Janelle Monáe, and Leslie Odom Jr. star.
  9. casting
    Janelle Monáe Joins Cynthia Erivo in Harriet Tubman BiopicOscars all around.