Sep 23, 2016 2:11PM ET
Fox’s new show has all the sports-story cliches except for one: It imagines the first female player to take the mound in the major leagues.
Sep 22, 2016 11:33AM ET
The candidate’s appearance on Zach Galifianakis’s satirical chat show was the funniest of her career.
Sep 21, 2016 2:15PM ET
The new White House thriller on ABC gets Kiefer Sutherland into the Oval Office by bleak, violent means.
Sep 20, 2016 12:56PM ET
The Late Night host ripped into Donald Trump’s history with the birther movement, just days after his NBC colleague’s softball interview with the candidate.
Sep 19, 2016 10:39AM ET
A new comedy from the Parks & Recreation creator Michael Schur goes to deeply philosophical places with its stars Kristen Bell and Ted Danson.
Sep 16, 2016 11:01AM ET
The webseries makes a seamless jump to HBO, and it’s as clever and insightful as ever.
Sep 16, 2016 10:44AM ET
Donald Trump appeared on The Tonight Show and wasn’t asked a single substantive question in 10 minutes.
Sep 15, 2016 11:19AM ET
Oliver Stone’s new film is a perfunctory biopic about the NSA’s international surveillance programs that lacks his trademark fearlessness.
Sep 14, 2016 12:46PM ET
In its second season, the IFC show spoofs the 1992 election, Jiro Dreams of Sushi, and the Talking Heads in perfect period detail.
Sep 12, 2016 3:37PM ET
After a moderate shake-up this summer, the show is adding new performers.
Sep 12, 2016 2:40PM ET
Fox’s new sitcom takes the fish-out-of-water concept to its logical extreme.
Sep 9, 2016 2:05PM ET
Tig Notaro’s new Amazon series plumbs the depths of her real-life struggles, and mines subtle, empathetic humor from them.
Sep 8, 2016 3:12PM ET
FX’s new comedy Better Things, created by and starring Louie’s Pamela Adlon, is an acerbic look at the life of a working actress raising three children.
Sep 7, 2016 4:14PM ET
The onslaught of scripted television shows continues with the usual reboots, revivals, and adaptations—but also some original stories.
Sep 6, 2016 2:21PM ET
The most recent special, mocking Rob Lowe, seemed to draw attention only for its attacks on Ann Coulter.
Sep 2, 2016 2:02PM ET
Derek Cianfrance’s film is gorgeous and well-acted, but it’s hard to invest in the two central characters.
Sep 1, 2016 1:25PM ET
Oscar season kicks off with a slate of dramas focusing on real-life icons—along with wizards, cryptologists, chess geniuses, and assassins.
Aug 30, 2016 12:34PM ET
Samira Wiley joins the third season of the FXX sitcom, which explores the challenge—and humor—of managing depression.
Aug 29, 2016 5:44PM ET
The performer, known for his roles in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein, died at age 83.
Aug 29, 2016 2:43PM ET
In an era of big-budget franchises, why isn’t Hollywood making more inexpensive, yet highly profitable, horror movies?
Aug 26, 2016 1:24PM ET
Richard Tanne’s recounting of Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date will appeal most to those who already miss America’s current president.
Aug 25, 2016 8:00AM ET
The ability to personally label new discoveries is the much-hyped game’s biggest, simplest delight.
Aug 23, 2016 2:25PM ET
Entering its third season, the ’80s-set AMC show portrays the tech world with nuanced, character-driven narratives that its rivals lack.
Aug 22, 2016 2:02PM ET
The film flopped hard at the box office after studios tried to copy the success of 2004's The Passion of the Christ.
Aug 19, 2016 11:43AM ET
Todd Phillips’s comedy-drama, based on a true story of gun-runners in their 20s, should be brutally funny. It’s not even brutal.
Aug 18, 2016 3:14PM ET
A comedian and writer for Inside Amy Schumer drew his boss into an internet firestorm by criticizing a theater for banning an accused rapist.
Aug 17, 2016 12:46PM ET
Bradley Cooper will reportedly co-star and direct a new remake of Hollywood’s old tale of fame. But what fresh angle can a fourth version possibly find?
Aug 16, 2016 3:07PM ET
Hollywood’s highest-paid actor is reportedly working on an HBO series—perhaps recognizing that the medium is better for telling smaller-scale stories.