May 21, 2015 11:59AM ET
The actor and self-proclaimed “poster child” for geekdom has accused Hollywood of infantilizing audiences, but it isn’t quite that simple.
May 20, 2015 11:13AM ET
The departing host might be the last true innovator in late-night comedy.
May 14, 2015 3:02PM ET
In his debut film, the director John Maclean embraces tragicomedy to deliver a fresh take on an old genre.
May 13, 2015 12:00PM ET
Fox’s new small-town miniseries comes from M. Night Shyamalan and emulates the weirdness of Twin Peaks, but there’s method in its mystery.
May 12, 2015 12:04PM ET
Diverse casting, creative risks, and a willingness to embrace cable storytelling defined many of the biggest hits for the likes of ABC and Fox this year. But are programmers paying attention?
May 11, 2015 5:01PM ET
CBS’s legal drama faltered this season, prompting a reboot of sorts.
May 11, 2015 10:17AM ET
A tragic plotline in the penultimate episode emphasized that the consequences of glossing over the truth are inevitable.
May 8, 2015 8:00AM ET
Avengers: Age of Ultron has to work both as a standalone film and as a cog in a billion-dollar, ten-year saga. Is the company’s creative approach reaching its end point?
May 5, 2015 11:45AM ET
The recently announced follow-up to the quiet Keanu Reeves hit is the rarest of Hollywood entities—a sequel that's been earned.
May 4, 2015 11:58AM ET
'Lost Horizon' was a tremendously weird and mostly entertaining episode.
May 3, 2015 7:00AM ET
Fox's new show started as a post-apocalyptic comedy, but has rapidly evolved to become a study of its entitled hero's romantic misadventures.
Apr 30, 2015 11:55AM ET
Marvel continues to crush in its efforts toward world domination, but there's cause for optimism amid the promising indie films in the mix.
Apr 27, 2015 11:45AM ET
The five partners of SC&P finally face a new era.
Apr 26, 2015 8:00AM ET
Showtime's latest comedy series, Happyish, isn't as profound or original as it thinks it is.
Apr 23, 2015 11:00AM ET
In the third-season finale of The Americans, Philip and Elizabeth's daughter got more insight into her parents' lives, and made a devastating but inevitable choice.
Apr 22, 2015 11:13AM ET
In the third season of the brilliant Inside Amy Schumer, the comedian's presence is indelible, even when she barely appears at all.
Apr 21, 2015 11:11AM ET
The publicity rollout for the franchise's newest installment confirms J.J. Abrams' greatest skill: harnessing the power of cinematic reminiscence.
Apr 20, 2015 12:44PM ET
Don's dreams are turning to dust, but will anyone else find a happy ending?
Apr 17, 2015 2:24PM ET
In True Story, Jonah Hill plays a disgraced reporter who gets entangled with James Franco's killer, but the premise is ultimately more intriguing than the movie.
Apr 17, 2015 7:00AM ET
The smart and hugely underrated ABC show has found new life in a waning format: the multi-camera network comedy.
Apr 14, 2015 12:17PM ET
The HBO comedy series is back with bigger stakes and more competent characters—and the show is better for it.
Apr 13, 2015 11:45AM ET
Don and the show said farewell to a longtime character, Peggy and Stan were seduced by a photographer, and Diana revealed the secret she ran away from.
Apr 11, 2015 8:00AM ET
Marvel's first show with Netflix borrows its gritty look and feel from Frank Miller, but stays true to the binge-friendly nature of comic books and streaming services.
Apr 10, 2015 11:03AM ET
Alex Garland's remarkable debut seeds a story about relationship anxiety within a Fincheresque artificial-intelligence parable.
Apr 9, 2015 5:28PM ET
Forty years after its release, the film remains the gold standard for subversive comedy.
Apr 9, 2015 10:05AM ET
With his FX show in its fifth season, the comedian continues to raise the bar for television comedy with an ever-more refined blend of absurd, tragic, and funny.
Apr 7, 2015 2:03PM ET
Following the social-media feuds—imagined or otherwise—of NBA stars has become the newest frontier in sports fandom.
Apr 5, 2015 11:00PM ET
The midseason premiere dwelled on the disillusionment that comes with facing reality.
Apr 3, 2015 7:30AM ET
Furious 7, the latest installment of America's beloved gearhead saga, offers the same excess of thrills and explosive charm as its predecessors.
Apr 1, 2015 1:59PM ET
The premise of Sutton Foster's new TV Land sitcom reflects a depressing truth about Hollywood casting: It's not friendly to middle-aged women.