Life is tough. We get it. There's a lot of bad shit out there—in our personal lives, in the news, on TV, on social media. It's hard to feel like there's any magic out there at all. Thankfully, we can escape
The White House Correspondents' Dinner Returns to Form With Host Kenan Thompson. But Can Trump Handle the Jokes?
The White House Correspondents' Dinner is returning to form this year, with Kenan Thompson taking on hosting duties, while Hasan Minhaj steps in as featured performer. The White House Correspondents' (WHCA)
It's been about nine months since Game of Thrones wrapped up its eight-season run, and the sheer disappointment that marked its series finale is still tough to comprehend. Arya sailing off to who-knows
No Time to Die—Daniel Craig's final outing as 007—has had its fair share of drama, what with a director shake-up, on-set injuries and more. But, headlines and rumors aside, the 25th Bond film is looking
The worst thing ever to happen to Curb Your Enthusiasm occurs in season six, episode seven. Cheryl David, Larry David’s long-suffering wife, reaches her breaking point when she calls Larry in a panic a
Locke & Key is an uneven adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodríguez's comic book series—and like so many Netflix originals, its first season was about two episodes longer than necessary. But the show
There’s a good chance that Netflix will always be the premiere place for a perfect mix of old and new. That’s a perk of being the first major streaming service: you have access to all the greats. For series
The main problem with Stranger Things 3 was that most of the episodes felt all too similar to the first two seasons. Despite the structural and narrative likenesses, though, Stranger Things Season Three
While everyone has been watching Robert Pattinson lose his damn mind in The Lighthouse, one of his next major projects—starring as Bruce Wayne in Matt Reeves's fresh-start Batman trilogy—has been gaining
After months of anticipation for Robert Pattinson's upcoming (potentially very fancy) film The Batman, filmmaker Matt Reeves shared a first glimpse of what Pattinson will look like in the upcoming role.
Will Ferrell's Dramatic Prowess in Downhill Is Impressively Refreshing. He Should Be Doing This More.
Near the end of Force Majeure, Ruben Ostlund’s 2014 Swedish drama, the patriarch of a family of four sits outside his hotel room and begins sobbing uncontrollably. Just days earlier, fearing an avalanche
Netflix can be a blessing and a curse. There's so much content to take in, and yet, when you open up that app and hear the "bong bong!" you freeze and head back to binge the same show that you watch almost
The Ducks are back in town. Actually, they technically never left—they've just gotten stronger. This week, Disney+ announced that Lauren Graham would lead a television series revival of The Mighty Ducks.
If you’re a James Bond fan who speculated that Rami Malek’s mysterious, masked No Time to Die villain was in fact famed Bond villain Dr. No, the time may be coming to cash in your bets. In a new interview
Hot on the heels of the surprisingly sweet The Circle, the Netflix algorithm has produced another bingeable reality show. This one is called Love Is Blind, which is hosted by a largely absent real-life
If you were one of those people who mysteriously fell asleep during Isle of Dogs, please don’t let that discourage you from seeing future Wes Anderson movies—because the next one looks like a doozy. The
The Full Original Star Wars 9 Script Has Supposedly Leaked. And It Gives Fans the Ending They Deserved.
Sixteen pages into the recently-leaked script for Duel of the Fates–which may or may not be completely fake–an alien is executed by a lightsaber guillotine. Five pages after that, Kylo Ren's face is violently
When a movie flops, Hollywood is always quick to point the finger. Maybe it was the fault of the publicity department, or the timing of the release date, or even the unenlightened audience. In the case
On Monday night Donald Trump tweeted out a clip from the premiere of the current season of Curb Your Enthusiasm. In the episode, Larry David realizes that if he wears a Make America Great Again hat, good
When we first saw the cast list for Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time . . . in Hollywood, there were a few surprise names—which are always fun to spot in a QT jam, since he’s known for rolling with
ABC's new show, For Life (premiering Tuesday), isn't your average legal drama. The attorney at the heart of the show, Aaron Wallace (played by Nicholas Pinnock) is incarcerated for a crime he didn’t commit,
If you gobbled up all eight episodes of Sex Education Season Two in one breathless weekend binge, only to leave you desperately wanting more, you’re not alone. In just eight 45-minute installments, Season
I watched every second of the 92nd Annual Academy Awards, and I feel positive and energized right now. The right stuff won, things moved along at a good pace, and Josh Gad made me laugh. To quote Gwyneth
The 2020 Oscars could have very well been another step backward for the often criticized Academy of Motion Pictures and Sciences. Despite the historic diversity in the most popular films of 2019, the were
Joaquin Phoenix’s Best Actor win at Sunday’s Academy Awards wasn’t a surprise—he’d already won Golden Globe, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a BAFTA for his starring role in Todd Philips’ Joker. Each
In 2020, the Academy realized there's one truth about getting people interested in awards shows: the times are so hard, and it's getting even harder. To cheer up the nation, the Oscars marched out one