How Top Gun’s Jon Hamm fell in love with 80s wrestling’s Week in Wrestling is published every week and provides beneath-the-surface coverage of the business of pro wrestling. Jon Hamm: “I’ll always be an ’80s WWF guy” In May 1986, Nikolai Volkoff and the Iron Sheik were still headlining house shows for the World Wrestling Federation. “Macho Man” Randy Savage wore the intercontinental title, and … Read more

Feminist riposte hits Cannes Film Festival

French women took on the patriarchy on the big screen and the red carpet with the Cannes screening of “Feminist Riposte”, by Marie Perennès and Simon Depardon, about the feminist activists whose influential poster campaign highlighted the scourge of sexist violence. Political protests are ostensibly banned on the red carpet at Cannes. But twice already … Read more