Does Hollywood Still Have a Princess Problem? (Ep. 394)

For decades, there’s been a huge gender disparity both on-screen and behind the scenes. But it seems like cold, hard data — with an assist from the actor Geena Davis — may finally be moving the needle.

No Hollywood Ending for the Visual-Effects Industry (Ep. 277)

In their chase for a global audience, American movie studios spend billions to make their films look amazing. But almost none of those dollars stay in America. What would it take to bring those jobs back — and would it be worth it?