Jason Arment

Aping Kubrick does not make you Kubrick: The self-referential problems of ‘Midsommar’

Midsommar is a film made during a breakup, and it feels like tepid self-reference, instead of meaningful self-reflection.

    Midsommar, much like Hereditary, watches like not only ... Read the full article
Jason Arment

Jason Arment served in Operation Iraqi Freedom as a Machine Gunner in the USMC. He's earned an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His work has appeared in Narrative Magazine, Lunch Ticket, Chautauqua, Hippocampus, The Burrow Press Review, Dirty Chai, and War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities; anthologized in Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors Volume 2 & 4; and is forthcoming in Gulf Coast, The Florida Review, and Phoebe. Jason lives in Denver.

TBS Next Gen: Why “High School Musical” is the best movie trilogy of all time

What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Giselle Atlas puts forward the case that High School Musical is the greatest film trilogy of our time.

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