The Ugly Morality of ‘Conquest of the Planet of the Apes’

The Ugly Morality of ‘Conquest of the Planet of the Apes’

By Brad Gullickson 45 Years After The Conquest, Humanity is Still a Catastrophe in Need of Relief. The Planet of the Apes franchise was not created to leave you feeling swell. Born from the brains of Michael Wilson and Rod Serling (adapting Pierre Boulle’s mediocre novel), the original Planet of the Apes was a viciously angry morality play condemning humanity’s seemingly apathetic march towards doomsday. Colonel Taylor’s (Charlton Heston) primate tribunal skewers our own dark ignorance, and our desperate desire to cling to ancient nonsensical texts. Just when you think…

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‘A Bad Moms Christmas’ Trailer: The Holidays Just Got Raunchier

‘A Bad Moms Christmas’ Trailer: The Holidays Just Got Raunchier

Who said that only men were allowed to star in raunchy comedies that hit big at the box office and receive sequels faster than you can blink? A Bad Moms Christmas, the follow-up to the 2016 hit Bad Moms, arrives later this year and as the title implies, Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn are back and are prepared to behave badly during the most wonderful time of the year. You can watch the first A Bad Moms Christmas trailer below, but be forewarned: this is the red band trailer and…

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