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Rocketman is a Colorful Insight into the Psychology of Elton John

In the latest musical biopic, Rocketman, audiences are taken through the rise, fall, and subsequent rise again of Elton John (Taron Egerton). In this...

Are Disney Live-Action Remakes a Reflection of Cultural Anxiety?

In today's unhappy, anxious time, Disney live-action films are a comfortable form of escapism. In today's Psych Cinema, therapist Jonathan Hetterly discusses the current rise...

What’s With All the Disney Live-Action Remakes? Psychology Explains.

With the surge of Disney live action films, we're discussing the psychology behind the trend of remakes. Is it a lazy money-grab? An act...

How John Hughes Films are Problematic Today

You can't dismiss the problems in the many John Hughes films 80s classics such as Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, or Pretty in Pink. In...
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Double or Nothing: The Rise of All Elite Wrestling

Something’s cooking in the world of professional wrestling. This time it has nothing to do with The Rock (or Roman Reigns, or Brock Lesnar), and...
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What Dear Evan Hansen Says about Anxiety and Treatment

An adolescent male stands downstage, a spotlight illuminating his isolation. The teen nervously fumbles through his index cards. He is desperately searching for the...

What is the BEST Elton John Song of All Time?

Dr. Dave Verhaagen weighed in on his picks for the best Elton John songs of all time and you can see his top ten...

Where Does Rocketman Fall on Elton John’s Top 10 Songs?

With the release of Rocketman, the whole world is talking about Elton John.  Having seen over 250 concerts of everyone from Kiss to U2, the...

First Rule About Fight Club: A Psychological Analysis

The first rule about Fight Club? Analyze the psychology of it, of course. In today's Psych Cinema, therapist Jonathan Hetterly discusses the film's portrayal of...

All the Signs Leading Up to Kit Harington Checking Into Treatment: the Stress, Pressure,...

While the Jon Snow storyline has wrapped up, the courage exhibited for eight seasons in Game of Thrones lives on in the life of...

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Anthony Bourdain’s Death Highlights a Culture of Mental Health Stigma

If you or someone you know needs help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK. Like many others, I both admired and envied the...

A Psychological Analysis of Donald Trump

Love him or hate him, but can you feel sorry for him? Ask anyone what they think of Donald Trump and you are almost guaranteed...

Harvey Weinstein is NOT a Sex Addict. He is a Sexual Predator.

The world has turned on movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and with good reason.  The New York Times published a story on last Thursday, October 5...

What Adult Cartoons Say About Pop Culture

Shows like Rick & Morty, Big Mouth and Bob's Burgers have captured our hearts with hilarious comedy, scandalous jokes and outlandish plotlines. Adult cartoons...

The HARDEST Game of Thrones Quiz You’ll Ever Take in Your Life

Good day, my lord. Do you have what it takes to make the throne yours? Or perhaps you just want to prove that your...

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Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do” Sounds Familiar…

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Why Our World Needs Superheroes

We asked why the world needs superheroes, you answered. At HeroesCon 2017, we sought out to interview as many cosplayers as possible on why the...

Imagine Trump’s Presidency as an 80s TV Sitcom…

One year ago the world was turned upside down, and it wasn’t by the Demogorgons from Stranger Things.  No, on November 8, 2016, Donald...