Today's Five Best Columns
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Dec 16, 2013 5:05PM ET
Perhaps no movie this year had a line that will go down in history alongside "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn," or "I am your father," but 2013 did give us some great movie catchphrases. Spring break forever, bitches.
Dec 16, 2013 3:29PM ET
Our month-by-month retrospective of 2013 continues with March, a month a packed with Justin Timberlake, James Franco dollar bills, and the Harlem Shake, which you'd thought you'd forgotten.
Dec 16, 2013 1:32PM ET
The concept for the 21 Jump Street sequel, 22 Jump Street, as evidenced by this trailer, is simple. It's really, really simple: 21 Jump Street ... but in college.
Dec 16, 2013 11:53AM ET
Which of these house-bound holiday classics is the most Christmas-y? We're deciding once and for all with another Christmas Movie Face-Off.
Dec 16, 2013 8:35AM ET
There was no cliffhanger at the end of the third season of Homeland, but all that was left were questions. And some room to build a better show.
Dec 13, 2013 5:52PM ET
Reportedly, Ed Helms will be stepping into Leslie Nielsen's shoes in a new Naked Gun movie, and Matthew Perry may be developing a new version of The Odd Couple for CBS as a vehicle for himself.
Dec 13, 2013 3:52PM ET
Last Oscar season, it was all about Jennifer Lawrence being adorable and frank and awesome. Well, it's a new dawn and a new day, and Emma Thompson is going to be this year's awards-season best friend.
Dec 13, 2013 2:35PM ET
Spike Jonze's acclaimed upcoming film Her has gotten yet another prestigious seal of approval: a thumbs-up from from the girl known across the meme universe as "her?"
Dec 13, 2013 12:00PM ET
Sony, which controls the rights to Spider-Man, is trying to make the most with what they've got, enlisting high profile writers to write spinoff movies focusing on villains.
Dec 13, 2013 11:12AM ET
American Hustle is a movie about con men. It's also a movie about hair. So very much hair.
Dec 13, 2013 9:12AM ET
The second trailer out for the upcoming season of House of Cards has everything you might expect from the political drama: sex, schemes, and monologues.
Dec 12, 2013 6:03PM ET
After reports the show was holding auditions exclusively for black women, reports say the show intends on adding an African-American woman to the cast as soon as January.
Dec 12, 2013 4:37PM ET
Every year, there are those actors who make their presence felt and demand a place for themselves in the entertainment landscape. Be they world-weary prostitutes or adorable children. These are the ten who have made themselves the most indispensible.
Dec 12, 2013 12:06PM ET
Who cares about the Golden Globes nominations? The reason to watch is most obviously Amy Poehler and Tina Fey who have begun their promotional tour for the gig and are as charming as ever.
Dec 12, 2013 10:43AM ET
With nominations for critics- and audience-favorites like Orphan Black and Parenthood, the Golden Globe TV nominations offered a corrective to the most recent Emmy nominations.
Dec 12, 2013 8:35AM ET
12 Years a Slave and American Hustle are basking in Golden Globes nominations this morning each picking up seven nominations when they were announced this morning.
Dec 11, 2013 4:30PM ET
An original song that's been nearly ubiquitous in the promotional materials for The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is ineligible for the best song Oscar race, because of one of the category's strict rules.
Dec 11, 2013 3:20PM ET
There have been a number of casting announcements regarding the final installments of The Hunger Games film series, but one today confused fans: Robert Knepper will play Antonius, a character not in the Mockingjay book.
Dec 11, 2013 2:03PM ET
We sort of have no idea what's going on in the trailer for the upcoming Edge of Tomorrow, but we can tell that Emily Blunt is just as important to this movie as Tom Cruise, and that's a good thing.
Dec 11, 2013 12:48PM ET
Television awards races can often be predictable when you have repeat heavy hitters like Breaking Bad, Mad Men, or Modern Family in contention, but some new players could most definitely have an impact on this race.
Dec 11, 2013 12:00PM ET
If a Dalek saying, "the Doctor is regenerating" means nothing to you, then you best step away now. If it does, then get excited because there's a new trailer for "The Time of the Doctor," Doctor Who's Christmas special.
Dec 11, 2013 9:22AM ET
12 Years a Slave staked its claim in the awards season race this morning with the announcement of the Screen Actors Guild Awards, but it was joined by a lot of support for Lee Daniel's The Butler and August: Osage County.
Dec 10, 2013 6:02PM ET
Director Juan Antonio Bayona is going from a real disaster to a fake one.
Dec 10, 2013 1:51PM ET
The first trailer for director Gareth Edwards' Godzilla reboot/remake/please-don't-mention-the-1998-one is out, and the monster is, of course, kept mostly out of sight. Which members of the eclectic cast get more screen time?
Dec 10, 2013 11:38AM ET
With the news that Bette Midler will be playing Mae West in an HBO biopic, we've got another case of one Hollywood legend taking on the role of another.
Dec 10, 2013 9:03AM ET
For their follow up to the convoluted Cloud Atlas, the Wachowski siblings have once again done something bold: they've made Channing Tatum look sort of ugly.
Dec 9, 2013 4:38PM ET
When The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug opens this weekend, it will have done so having avoided some of the bad sentiment laid upon its predecessor.
Dec 9, 2013 3:02PM ET
Peter Berg seemed to put another nail in the coffin of a Friday Night Lights movie in a recent interview. Maybe it's time to just let this one die.
Dec 9, 2013 1:03PM ET
If you're a musical theater nerd who worships at the altar of Stephen Sondheim, much of HBO's documentary tonight will be familiar. What's new might be disappointing.
Dec 9, 2013 9:13AM ET
As the British gear up for their TV-filled holiday season, ITV and BBC One have released trailers for two of their biggest hits overseas: Sherlock and Downton Abbey's Christmas special.