Allie Gemmill
Allie Gemmill is cinéphile supreme with bylines at Keyframe, Vague Visages, Paste Magazine and Broadly. She is the founder of The Filmme Guild, a film salon which curates and highlights the intersections between women and film. She is more guacamole than hummus, more Ilana than Abbi and more museum than beach.

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'The Mountain Between Us' Will Make You Even More Terrified Of Flying

If there are two people you want to to root for in a dire, life-or-death survival situation, Kate Winslet and Idris Elba might be at the top of the shortlist. Their new film, The Mountain Between Us, isn't based on a true story but what it does draw …
By Allie Gemmill

Stop What You're Doing & Watch These Horror Films Before Halloween

The time has come: another Halloween season is upon us. The air is crisping up, the candy and pumpkin spice goodies are flowing freely, and you may be getting a hankering to watch scary movies before Halloween arrives. While I can’t provide you with …
By Allie Gemmill

These ‘Game Of Thrones’ Spinoff Details Will Make You Even More Hyped

In the long drought that is Game of Thrones being off air until 2018, it's only reasonable that diehard fans are positively clamoring for details about the Game of Thrones spinoffs, or even about what the final season of GoT has in store for its char…
By Allie Gemmill

Amazon's New Thriller Feels Ripped From The Headlines

The newest show arriving on Amazon promises to be a gripping thriller as actors Tim Roth and Christina Hendricks bring to life the British drama Tin Star. With elements of corporate thriller and small-town crime drama running through it, which certai…
By Allie Gemmill

If You Haven't Heard Of Barry Seal, You're Missing Out On One Of History's Craziest Stories

Tom Cruise is moving on from his Mummy-fied adventures in 2017, with his next big release, American Made, hitting theaters soon. Considering the film is based on a real person and real events, viewers might be clamoring to see photos of Barry Seal, s…
By Allie Gemmill

These Are The 13 Best Documentaries Of 2017 — So Far

It's doubtful that documentary filmmaking will ever go bust, if only because our culture continues to demand that everything we do is recorded and shared with the world. Capturing the previously unseen slices of humanity means we grapple with differe…
By Allie Gemmill

This 'Game Of Thrones' Twitter Thread Will Make You Appreciate Daenerys' Dragons Even More

Well, as if Game of Thrones couldn't get any better, it looks like Daenerys' dragons have Neil deGrasse Tyson's approval following a Twitter thread uncovering the science that makes the magical beasts such formidable weapons. Tyson's first tweet abou…
By Allie Gemmill

Why Fans Think Travis Scott Actually Confirmed Kylie Jenner’s Pregnancy Months Ago

The public has been hungry for details about Kylie Jenner's rumored pregnancy since the new broke on Friday, Sept. 22. On the following Monday, fans were still digging for clues about Jenner's pregnancy, including a Travis Scott tweet that may have c…
By Allie Gemmill

Royal Family Fans, The Plot Of This New Show Will Raise Your Eyebrows

She's keeping a relatively low profile these days, but as Suits actor Meghan Markle gets more involved with boyfriend, Prince Harry, it's only natural that public curiosity about her will intensify. And given that Markle's royal romance may have insp…
By Allie Gemmill

Why The New Movie 'Stronger' Will Make You Believe In Love Again

Another story from the tragic 2013 Boston Marathon bombing is coming to our movie screens, but in the case of Stronger, the movie is more about a real-life couple's bond and journey together than the bombing itself. Photos of the inspiration for Stro…
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'Kingsman 2' Proves That Even CGI Colin Firth Is Still Super Hot

England's favorite spies — that are very much not named James Bond — are back on the big screen in Kingsman: The Golden Circle. With a new villain threatening the livelihood of the Kingsman and forcing them out of their beloved home country to team u…
By Allie Gemmill

The New Horror Movie 'Friend Request' Will Totally Freak You Out

Social media gets a creepy makeover with the new horror flick Friend Request. As we enter the Halloween season and more and more horror films hit the box office, it's only right that we should know just how scary Friend Request is before heading into…
By Allie Gemmill

You Can Watch The Best Parts Of The Real Battle Of The Sexes Right Now

Perhaps one of the most high-stakes sporting matches of its time, the infamous "Battle of the Sexes" tennis match between tennis legends Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King is now being retold for 2017 audiences in the film of the same name. While Battl…
By Allie Gemmill

Elisabeth Moss' New Movie Takes On A Feminist Story From The '60S That's Eerily Similar To 'The Handmaid's Tale'

Everyone's favorite rebellious handmaid is taking her power back in time, to tell the true story of some fierce feminists who just may have helped change the world. While she will still be back as Offred in The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 following her …
By Allie Gemmill

'Westworld' Fans Will Be Excited About This Change In Direction For Season 2

There's plenty of intrigue left to untangle when it comes to preparing for Westworld Season 2. While many of the plot details remain vague, we have some new information about the upcoming season that is even better than any kind of plot tease. Accord…
By Allie Gemmill

Sorry Shailene Woodley, There Is No Divide Between TV Fans & Book Lovers

She probably didn't intend to stir up a fuss, but Big Little Lies Shailene Woodley got tongues wagging when she made a rather sharp remark about whether or not she watches TV. In revealing to E! News reporter Jason Kennedy that she doesn't own a TV a…
By Allie Gemmill

Ben Stiller's New Movie Actually Shows A White Man Getting His Privileged Checked & It's About Damn Time

Ben Stiller's new film, Brad's Status, is not the kind of raucous comedy we're used to seeing him in. Instead, this quiet indie gets contemplative and dark when it comes to the titular Brad (Stiller), who assesses whether he has lived up to his full …
By Allie Gemmill

Buckle Up For Archie & Veronica’s Rollercoaster Romance In ‘Riverdale’ Season 2

Things are only going to get more intense in Season 2 of Riverdale, and this latest news proves it. Not only has the trailer teased big events like Hiram Lodge's arrival and Fred's recovery from being shot at Pop's Diner in the finale, but it looks l…
By Allie Gemmill

The Meaning Of 'Mother!'s Leading Man Will Leave You Shaken To The Core

Confounding and unsettling audiences since its release, mother! has sent shockwaves through audiences. With actors Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem leading the charge, mother! is a bloody and frightening tale that attempts to make an allegorical t…
By Allie Gemmill

'It' Might Just Be The Start Of A Horrifying New Movie Universe

Between the popularity it's enjoying at the box office and audiences' consistent, enjoyable relationship with the work of Stephen King, it's not too much of a surprise that the newest adaptation of It already has a sequel in the works. That said, the…
By Allie Gemmill