Ready For Primetime: TV Dramas Tackle Unplanned Pregnancy

Today is the anniversary of Roe v. Wade. While I don't know if this is coincidental, two shows this week - Friday Night Lights and Private Practice - both had major storylines that tackled abortion worthy of a look. » 1/22/10 3:00pm 1/22/10 3:00pm

Why Didn't Whip It Bring In More Bank?

Whip It did not do well at the box office over the weekend; it came in at sixth place and was crushed by Zombieland. Women & Hollywood's Melissa Silverstein writes, "I'm sad." That makes two of us! Here's what's weird: » 10/05/09 6:00pm 10/05/09 6:00pm

Spring Breakdown Reflects A Break Down For Women In Comedies

Just over a year ago I wrote a post » 11/06/08 3:30pm 11/06/08 3:30pm about the dearth of female-driven comedies, and mentioned that I was excited about , the Warner Brothers comedy starring Amy Poehler, Parker Posey, and Rachel Dratch. I remembered the movie the other day and went to IMDB to see when it was going to be released. Well the answer seems…