There's no denying that true crime is having a major moment, one fueled by streaming services and all-crime-all-the-time networks that feed an ever-growing audience hungry for whodunit docs. But is it the crime aspect that compels us to watch them, or the search for justice?
The Nightman Cometh: An Oral History of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’s Musical Episode–Turned–Live Show Phenomenon
Ten years ago, “The Gang” from Paddy’s Pub sang about troll tolls and boys’ holes—and established the series as one of TV’s most daring comedies.
It's been 10 years since 'Breaking Bad' came barreling onto our TV screens, and we're still not over it. And probably won't be for a long time. Because while the series is regularly mentioned in the same breath as other fanatically loved "prestige" dramas like The Sopranos and Mad Men, those series had their off moments and seasons, but Breaking Bad never did.
Few actors do anguish as well as Ben Whishaw. Though he’s best known as James Bond’s gadget-loving sidekick Q, the BAFTA-winning Brit has wowed audiences for well over a decade by playing a string of tormented characters on stage and screen: Hamlet, John Keats, Herman Melville, Keith Richards, Bob Dylan, Richard II, and … Paddington Bear.
Around the world, 150 million travelers regularly use Airbnb. I, a travel writer for more than ten years, am not one of them. Why? Because I love hotels. And am wary of the "Ick Factor." But on a recent trip to Charleston, I faced my fears and booked a two-night stay on a houseboat. Here's what happened.
A bizarre theory that didn't make it into Netflix's new-again docuseries turns the whole thing into a real 'hoo-dunnit.'
Horror movie sequels have been a divisive subgenre, largely because so many of them rely on simply rehashing the formula used in the franchise's original. But there are more than a few gems out there that have been wrongly maligned ('Halloween III: Season of the Witch' included).
Drawing lines between heroes and villains in The Wire is no easy task, and neither is determining which of its 60 episodes are the best — or “worst” — of the bunch. The show just doesn’t work that way. With that said, here’s our highly subjective ranking of every episode of The Wire. Don’t agree? Sheeeeeeeee-it.
Ron Livingston has always been one of Hollywood's "good guys." As Sam Loudermilk, the titular former music critic/current substance abuse counselor/perpetual recovering alcoholic in Peter Farrelly and Bobby Mort's 'Loudermilk,' Livingston is just an asshole. And he's ok with that.
Palling around with Kim Jong-un. Portraying Canada as America’s number one enemy. If some of these scenarios sound familiar, it’s not necessarily because they’re ripped from the headlines; it’s because Hollywood has long a long history of skewering the American political system for tragicomic gain.
After plugging away in Hollywood for three-plus decades, 'The Handmaid's Tale' star Ann Dowd has found her place at the table among today’s most celebrated actors.
The only thing better than having a weekend jam-packed with all sorts of exciting plans is having a weekend with no plans at all—especially if it means you can dedicate a blissful 72-plus hours to hopping on the couch, firing up your favorite streaming machine, and testing your own torpidity.
Liam Neeson is feeling vindictive yet again in Hans Petter Moland’s 'Hard Powder' — but this time he’s got a snowplow.