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Twist Endings

  1. books
    How to Write a Twist EndingZakiya Dalila Harris knew The Other Black Girl would have a brutal finale — if she could just figure out how to get there.
  2. adaptations
    7 Ways The Woman in the Window Book and Movie Endings Are DifferentA look at the Netflix adaptation’s most significant plot changes.
  3. the art of ending things
    Why the End of Atonement Is a Triumph for Unreliable NarratorsWhen Ian McEwan’s book came out, the final twist infuriated many readers. Twenty years later, it’s a classic of the form.
  4. gotcha! gotcha again!
    Okay, Let’s Talk About Behind Her Eyes’s Double Twist EndingThat final reveal gives some of what comes before greater context, but that doesn’t mean it’s good context.
  5. movie review
    Great Performances and a Stunning Ending Can’t Quite Save The MauritanianJodie Foster, Tahar Rahim, and Benedict Cumberbatch all do good work in this real-life legal drama, but the movie falls flat.
  6. twist endings
    Let’s Discuss That The Haunting of Bly Manor EndingLots of spoilers, obviously.
  7. twist!
    M. Night Shyamalan Reveals New Movie Old, We Instantly Want to Guess the TwistThe twist is … they’re all young?
  8. endings
    Let’s Talk About the Antebellum TwistThis movie cares little for its characters, who are brutalized in the filmmakers’ pursuit of one thing: tricking the audience.
  9. time inversion
    Where Are All the Tenet Spoilers?Not interested in risking infection to see a Christopher Nolan movie at the theater? Thankfully, you can read spoilers from the safety of your home.
  10. twist endings
    The Irresistible Ending That Everyone Hates, ExplainedJon Stewart’s political comedy has a lower approval rating than Donald Trump.
  11. twist endings
    After All That Dating Around, Gurki Basra Ended Up With the Show’s DirectorShe got her second date.