‘Loot 2’ movie review: A solid but overwrought sequel

Popcorn Pictures The story of Haku Kale and four petty criminals continues in director Nischal Basnet’s Loot 2, a solid but overwrought sequel to the 2012 flick with the same name. While it may not have found a rhythm to its pace or the immediacy of its prequel, Loot 2 does hold on its own, but […]

Why America needs Marvel superhero Kamala Khan now more than ever

During the first few weeks of the Trump administration, we’ve seen increased pressure on Muslim and immigrant communities in the United States. In the face of these threats, which Marvel superhero might be best equipped to defend the people, ideals and institutions under attack? Some comic fans and critics are pointing to Kamala Khan, the […]