Today's Five Best Columns
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Sep 19, 2014 10:11AM ET
The latest, decidedly less cartoonish film from Tim Burton is doubling as Amy Adams' latest play for that elusive Oscar. Does is bode well or ill?
Sep 17, 2014 1:41PM ET
Never before, and likely never since, has the disintegration of a 25-year-old's living situation been such landmark entertainment.
Sep 15, 2014 9:08AM ET
This week marks major milestone anniversaries for some of the most important television shows of the past 20 years. Friends, E.R., Lost, Veronica Mars, Freaks and Geeks, and more. We're recognizing them all.
Sep 14, 2014 2:09PM ET
The top TIFF prize — and Oscar bellwether — goes to the Benedict Cumberbatch-starring biopic of Alan Turning.
Sep 14, 2014 12:42PM ET
As TIFF comes to a close, we present a full ranking of everything we screened, including Foxcatcher, Nightcrawler, Wild, The Imitation Game, and more.
Sep 13, 2014 12:57PM ET
With two hugely well-received performances in Toronto, Reese Witherspoon and Julianne Moore may have gotten an early jump on the Oscar race.
Sep 12, 2014 10:49AM ET
And by "every character," we mean it. Everyone who ever served at the pleasure of the president and then some, ranked.
Sep 12, 2014 9:53AM ET
On the show's 20th anniversary, we salute the moments from its most enduring element, featuring The Bodeans, Neve Campbell's A+ hair-flip game, and Jennifer Love Hewitt's ballet spins.
Sep 12, 2014 9:00AM ET
As the festival enters its final days, take a look at the performances that have stood out the most prominently, from Al Pacino and Julianne Moore to Anna Kendrick and Andrew Garfield, and more.
Sep 10, 2014 10:21AM ET
Breaking down the Best Actor prospects of Eddie Redmayne, Steve Carell, and Channing Tatum.
Sep 10, 2014 9:16AM ET
For one thing, it's not a Reese Witherspoon movie.
Sep 9, 2014 7:51AM ET
With Rosewater, Jon Stewart adapts Maziar Bahari's story of imprisonment and interrogation by the Iranian government, and in the process plays up the absurdity of Bahari's captors.
Sep 8, 2014 8:07AM ET
Plus reports on hidden Toronto gems Bird People and Eden, and the spoiled monsters of The Riot Club.
Sep 7, 2014 10:07AM ET
Director Noah Baumbach has a lot to say about getting older and ceding the artistic world to young frauds in While We're Young, which world-premiered at TIFF on Saturday.
Sep 5, 2014 10:08AM ET
'The Clouds of Sils Maria' offers quite a bit of commentary about how actresses deal with the age/beauty/power dynamic, but Olivier Assayas' latest feels overstuffed and under-focused.
Sep 4, 2014 9:00AM ET
Debra Messing, Laurence Fishburne, the bearded lady, and a bunch of mean little hospitalized teenagers attempt to give you a reason to watch TV on Wednesdays this fall.
Sep 3, 2014 10:54AM ET
Fall's biggest film festival kicks off on Thursday, and films from Jason Reitman, Noah Baumbach, Kevin Costner, and Jessica Chastain are among many looking to break away from the pack.
Aug 29, 2014 11:06AM ET
A brand new trailer hits our top spot, along with placements for Daniel Radcliffe, Shailene Woodley, and a big balloon-animal-looking thing.
Aug 24, 2014 8:03PM ET
The VMAs are here, and we'll be chronicling every minute and move of Bey, Iggy, Nicki, and more.
Aug 22, 2014 1:04PM ET
Music videos may not be MTV's bread and butter anymore, but the VMAs remain a constant. Which ceremonies stand out in the past 30 years?
Aug 21, 2014 4:46PM ET
After a leaked script caused the film and its director so much heartache, it's only appropriate (or intentional?) that the trailer would get bootlegged as well.
Aug 21, 2014 2:34PM ET
It's soft-serve ice cream blended with delicious candy and toppings. But which reigns supreme? Quit staring at the menu and instead consult our error-proof ranking.
Aug 20, 2014 11:01AM ET
FXX kicks off their dominion over The Simpsons' catalog with a 12-day marathon of every episode ever. Obviously you can't just sit and watch TV for that entire span. Which is why we're here with a detailed strategy guide.
Aug 14, 2014 1:53PM ET
Ariana Grande's brother made a big deal of revealing who he really is on last night's Big Brother. Too bad another contestant thought his sister's name was Amanda.
Aug 13, 2014 4:09PM ET
We're happy the show is coming back next year, but we think the ensemble needs a bit of a trim.
Aug 13, 2014 12:12PM ET
Track down (if you can) these Bacall performances that fell outside the era of her Golden Age classics.
Aug 12, 2014 1:59PM ET
Williams won six Globes in total, including the Cecil B. DeMille career achievement award. As you might imagine, he was a reliable source for memorable Globes moments.
Aug 12, 2014 10:59AM ET
The Wire staff looks back on our favorite Robin Williams performances – which do you remember most fondly?
Aug 11, 2014 9:47PM ET
In remembering the life and career of Robin Williams, especially in light of his death, the temptation is to reference the sad clown, if not in name then certainly in spirit.
Aug 8, 2014 12:30PM ET
Lasse Hallstrom's latest features Helen Mirren, Helen Mirren's sketchy French accent, and a whole lotta glamour shots of delicious food. Does it rank among the best food porn that 2014's films have had to offer?