Criticism Is Dead
What we’re watching and what it all means (if it means anything at all)
1 year ago

Beef, Showing Up, and Kylothée who???

Sculptures galore, plus a new romance (allegedly) blossoms...

We discuss Beef and Showing Up, a series and a film about characters who orbit around each other as frenemies — or straight-up enemies.

02:14 Beef, streaming on Netflix, is a darkly funny, often surprising, genuinely invigorating thrill of a TV show.

28:55 Showing Up, playing in theaters, is a deceptively unassuming portrait of an artist that — much like its protagonist — really grows on you.

47:23 Plus, the world reacts to rumors of Timothée Chalamet and Kylie Jenner.


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