Joe Allen

Joe Allen is a freelance writer based in upstate New York. His work has been published in The Washington Post, The Charleston Post & Courier, and Paste Magazine.

10 Million Fireflies

The Last of Us is the exception to the video game curse, not the cure

HBO’s The Last of Us has one advantage that other video game adaptations don't.

The Inverse Awards 2022

How 2022’s best movies defied the most annoying trend in cinema

From Top Gun to Scream, this year’s sequels managed to break some genuinely exciting new ground.