Therese Lacson-Features Editor

Therese Lacson

Features Editor

About Therese Lacson

Therese Lacson is a features editor who has been with Collider since late 2021. She is a member of the CCA and HCA and is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved critic. She is a big ole nerd when it comes to sci-fi and fantasy stories, her favorite TV shows being Battlestar Galactica, Game of Thrones (not you, Season 8), and House of the Dragon. She is a fierce defender of Star Wars: Episode II — The Attack of the Clones. A lover and devotee to all of Wong Kar-Wai's filmography, especially 2046. She is an avid reader of romance novels and an amateur astrologist (emphasis on the amateur).

When she's not behind the keyboard typing away, she is travelling around the world, doing some yoga by the beach, weight lifting, and/or playing video games. She has written for The Beat and Nerdophiles, hosted the Matrix 404 podcast, and has appeared on several other podcasts.

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'Anatomy of a Fall' Review: Justine Triet Weaves a Twisted True Crime Family Drama

The winner of this year's Palme d'Or understands the importance of telling a compelling story.

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'Loki' Season 2 Episode 2 Recap: Reunited and It Feels So Good

"It's not scary. It's elevated thriller, alright? It's cinema, thank you very much."

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'Strange Way of Life' Review: Pedro Pascal and Ethan Hawke Have Sizzling Chemistry

There is more to this romantic cowboy story than meets the eye.

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‘Dune’ Ending Explained: The End of the Beginning of Paul Atreides' Story

Yes, the conclusion is a bit abrupt, but it does have an emotional resolution to the first part of the planned duology.

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'Loki' Season 2 Episode 1 Recap: Slipping Back and Forth Through Time

"What's the quality of life with no skin?"

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'Loki' Season 2 Review: New Faces, Fewer Antics, and More World-Ending Time-Bending Drama

'Loki' returns on October 5 to Disney+, with weekly episodes airing until November 9.

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Andy Lau and Ning Hao on 'The Movie Emperor' and Filmmaking in the Digital Era

Lau also discusses what movie genre he wants to tackle next.

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‘Saw’ Review: The Legacy It Has Spawned Is More Impressive Than the Film Itself

We revisit the 2004 original that kicked off the ongoing franchise.

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'Castlevania: Nocturne' Review: Spin-off Doesn't Reach the Original Show's Heights, but Has a Promising Start

This Netflix series largely seems to be about setting up a bigger and more consequential second season.

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'City of Wind' Review: Tradition Clashes With Modernity in Mongolian Coming-of-Age Drama | TIFF 2023

This solid feature debut looks at modern Mongolia beyond what Western society imagines it to be.

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'The Fall of the House of Usher' Review: Mike Flanagan Successfully Merges Edgar Allan Poe and 'Succession'

Flanagan's most conventional horror series yet hinges on strong, complex emotions that do more than just get your heart pounding.

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'Widow Clicquot' Review: Haley Bennett Floats to the Top of Champagne Saga | TIFF 2023

Though it nearly falls apart in the end, the film is held together by its strong central performance.

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David S. Goyer and Robyn Asimov on 'Foundation' Season 2's Biggest Deaths, Time Jumps, and Improving on the Books

Goyer also teases Season 3 and The Mule, and what could happen in future seasons.

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'The Summer I Turned Pretty' Season 2: Lola Tung & Sean Kaufman on Belly and Steven's Respective Romances

The stars weigh in on Steven and Taylor and who Belly should end up with (if she should end up with anyone at all!)

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'The Summer I Turned Pretty' Season 2: Kyra Sedgwick, Rachel Blanchard & Jackie Chung on Susannah's Death

The actors also discuss the complex relationships between the characters and who Belly should end up with.

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'Shortcomings' Review: Randall Park's Debut Feature Is a Lackluster Story of Racial Identity

While the cast of Randall Park's directorial debut are solid, 'Shortcomings' isn't the biting commentary that it needs to be.

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'The Crucible' West End Review: Milly Alcock Is the Riveting Star of Arthur Miller's Classic Play

The National Theater's revival of this ever-relevant play also stars Caitlin Fitzgerald and Brian Gleeson.

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