Jul 6, 2015 10:48AM ET
The U.S. soccer team shocked Japan with four goals in the first 16 minutes, giving the squad a decisive victory on the global stage.
Jul 3, 2015 7:00AM ET
Thirty years ago, Robert Zemeckis redefined the sci-fi genre with a film that had all the high stakes of a family sitcom.
Jul 1, 2015 2:14PM ET
Every four years there’s renewed interest in the sport following the FIFA World Cup. But this time, there’s a chance that it could endure.
Jun 30, 2015 7:00AM ET
The star has been accused of having a “large blind spot” on issues of race—but testing the boundaries of jokes is part of the process of stand-up.
Jun 25, 2015 3:57PM ET
Tom Holland is the third actor in 10 years to be cast in the role, and the tepid reaction suggests that audiences are losing interest as a result.
Jun 24, 2015 2:41PM ET
The new USA Network show features a hacker who hopes to upend capitalism while prying into the online lives of those around him.
Jun 24, 2015 11:02AM ET
NBC might have canceled the critically acclaimed show, but the new nature of television means it’s likely to live on online.
Jun 22, 2015 3:01PM ET
In an appearance on the podcast WTF with Marc Maron, President Obama spoke frankly about the nation’s slow progress on racism, as well as his changing personal mindset seven years into the job.
Jun 20, 2015 8:00AM ET
Steven Spielberg’s film set the template for the heavily promoted, wide-released summer hit. But decades later, it stands out for its relatively small scale and everyman heroes.
Jun 19, 2015 2:55PM ET
The True Detective player got his start in Hollywood as a bland marquee idol, but it took a career crash and a series of flops for him to truly come into his own.
Jun 17, 2015 10:23AM ET
In 1977, companies building PCs had to try to convince the American public that this confusing new technology was missing from their lives.
Jun 15, 2015 3:28PM ET
The question of who might be the next actor to play 007 is one of the most fraught issues in British culture.
Jun 14, 2015 8:00AM ET
Throughout season two, the HBO comedy has wrung laughs from misplaced idealism in the startup world.
Jun 12, 2015 10:52AM ET
The Sundance-winning teen drama hits hard emotionally but wastes too much time on its inwardly focused protagonist.
Jun 11, 2015 12:26PM ET
The film legend, who died this week aged 93, was the definition of an actor the camera adored.
Jun 10, 2015 12:44PM ET
Ten years after Christopher Nolan reinvented the superhero movie, studios are trying to emulate its darker mood without seizing on what really makes it special.
Jun 8, 2015 8:24AM ET
The musical adaptation of Alison Bechdel’s memoir won big while women took trophies in every major category.
Jun 4, 2015 6:54PM ET
A cannibalistic serial killer has become one of film and television’s most popular characters, thanks to his performers’ unique approaches to the role.
Jun 3, 2015 11:21AM ET
The HBO show makes an extremely uninspiring transfer to the big screen.
Jun 2, 2015 4:18PM ET
The Kickstarter-funded action spoof has been a hit on YouTube, but is it the future of film or a sign of the industry’s demise?
Jun 1, 2015 11:53AM ET
Critics often interpret that the Tomorrowland director is an Ayn Rand-like individualist. But he just likes to tell stories about the frustrations of unbridled creativity.
May 29, 2015 11:35AM ET
Fresh from his breakout performance as Martin Luther King Jr. in 2014’s Selma, the actor discusses his radically different role in HBO’s chilling one-man film Nightingale.
May 28, 2015 11:53AM ET
The grim 1960s L.A. crime drama stars David Duchovny as a detective on a collision course with the notorious 60s killer.
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.