Crimson staff writer

Lanz Aaron G. Tan

Latest Content

'John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum' still

An Action Movie Done Right: ‘John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum’

“John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum” — the latest entry in this unapologetically bloody, but increasingly successful action franchise — lives up to its predecessors.


‘Multiplicity Is Actually Strength’: Margaret Atwood and Poul Ruders Reflect On Retelling ‘The Handmaid's Tale’ Through Opera

Atwood’s parting words embodied hope for the new generation of opera-goers. "What I’m happy about right now is the generations of, let’s say, under 25."

‘Avengers: Endgame’ still

Closure after ‘Endgame’: Proof that Tony Stark Has a Heart

With 10 films featuring Iron Man, Marvel has carefully constructed Tony Stark's journey.

‘Shazam!’ still

‘Shazam!' Is Among DC's Best

With a charismatic lead actor in Zachary Levi, a springy, lighthearted tone, and a solid emotional arc, this film is exactly what the D.C. Extended Universe needs.

‘The Imitation Game’ still

What’s New on Netflix: April 2019

Here are some films to look out for on Netflix this April, and some films to catch before they leave the platform.

‘The Hurt Locker’ still

What's New on Netflix: March 2019

Here are three particularly welcome additions — oldies but goodies — and two notable mentions coming to Netflix this month.

Park Chan-wook still

A Conversation with Park Chan-wook at the Harvard Film Archive

Acclaimed South Korean writer and director Park Chan-wook visited the Harvard Film Archives to discuss the influences of his signature filmmaking style.

Oscar nominations 2019 image

An Oscars Preview: A Ticking Catastrophe

This year, the Academy has found a way to turn the awards ceremony into a shipwreck before it has even set sail.

'Roma' Still

'Roma' A Remarkably Beautiful Masterpiece

"Roma" is a poignant experience that will be imprinted in one’s memory for years to come.