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Sonny Bunch

Sonny Bunch is the Culture Editor of The Bulwark. Before serving as editor-in-chief of the film site Rebeller, he was the executive editor of and film critic for The Washington Free Beacon. He is currently a contributor to The Washington Post and his work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, National Review, Commentary Magazine, The Weekly Standard, and elsewhere. He is a member of the Washington Area Film Critics Association


Articles by Sonny Bunch (page 6)

December 15, 2020 3:53 pm

‘Songbird’ Review

I don’t know if it’s good, exactly, but it’s kind of amazing.
Sonny Bunch
November 3, 2020 5:30 am

Back to Basics: Make Cocktails Normal Again

What to drink to get you through election night—or, heck, the whole day.
Sonny Bunch
November 1, 2020 4:26 pm

Sean Connery, 1930-2020

He made everything he was in a little bit better than it had to be.
Sonny Bunch
October 28, 2020 5:30 am

Where Do We Go from Here?

Sarah Cooper’s new Netflix special and Tim Heidecker’s new standup routine plot paths forward.
Sonny Bunch
October 2, 2020 5:14 am

Why RBG as Icon Should Bother Everyone

Two images from Justice Ginsburg’s passing help explain our current predicament.
Sonny Bunch
September 12, 2020 5:00 am

New Polling Shows Theater Owners Should Be Scared

Because moviegoers? They're scared to go to the movies.
Sonny Bunch
September 9, 2020 11:33 am

The Oscars Diversity Misdirection

Rainbow-washing the awards race helps avoid discussion of white-washing casts to please China.
Sonny Bunch
September 5, 2020 5:00 am

‘Tenet’ Review

Christopher Nolan's Tenet is a big, bold, time-twisting blockbuster. See it in IMAX if you can.
Sonny Bunch
August 31, 2020 3:34 pm

Hey. You. Sit Down and Shut Up.

Places where we sit in silence, like theaters, may be safer from COVID than those where we sing, scream, or shout.
Sonny Bunch
August 30, 2020 5:30 am

China’s Censorship of Western Art Needs to Be Confronted and Combated

How China is warping American entertainment. Plus: ‘Tesla’ reviewed!
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