Jim Wilkie

Lastest Stories by Jim Wilkie

Big hair, synthesizer-heavy music, pastel clothes, Reaganomics, and the fall of the Iron Curtain…What a mashup the 1980s were. For a peek at how the styles and events of the era were reflected...
If you want to produce a top-grossing film nowadays, make it animated and about superheroes, wizards, vampires, and pirates doing battle in the dystopian future in Middle Earth in a galaxy far, far...
Global box office numbers provide a fascinating illustration of just how big-budget blockbuster movies speak a universal language across international boundaries. 24/7 Tempo has assembled a list of...
Disturbing and violent events such as the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection in Washington and the 2017 white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va. have heightened public awareness of hate groups across...