TV Dramas

  • Voice Choices

    April 10, 2013


    Meet the original Madison Avenue man

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Justin Bieber Co-Writer Comes Out!

    Brandon Blue Hamilton has cowriting credit on Justin Bieber's "All I Want Is You" and production credit on Bieber's "Born To Be Somebody." And baby, baby, baby, Brandon is now officially out because his fiance tweeted that they're engaged. And his fiance happens to be famous too--he's Matt Dallas, ... More >>

  • Film

    December 12, 2012
  • Voice Choices

    September 26, 2012


    Baltimore with a British twist

  • Voice Choices

    August 8, 2012

    Happily Ever After?

    Amy Adams stars in Into the Woods

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    In Documentaries, New York City Trumps Hollywood, Report Finds

    Take that, Hollywood! In the battle for Oscars, New York City is beating Hollywood by a long shot -- at least in one category. A study released today from the Center for an Urban Future, a New York City-based think tank, shows that half of the films nominated for an Oscar in the documentary-film ... More >>

  • Film

    December 7, 2011
  • Blogs

    November 20, 2011

    New York is Nothing But Green Screen

    The above video demonstrating visual effects in movies and television proves what we've all secretly known for years: New York City doesn't exist. Times Square, the Hudson River, and the UN building are just post-production illusions. Instead, we live in a world made up of nothing but green walls.

  • Voice Choices

    March 2, 2011


    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas turns 40

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Is Taylor Momsen the Next Lindsay Lohan?

    ​She smokes and curses. She's bored with men and likes her vibrator. She says she wants to be the next Kurt Cobain. I think she's great! (Except for the smoking.) But the linked article discusses whether Gossip Girl's Taylor Momsen might be hinting at behavior that could make her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    The Great New York Lost Finale Party Guide

    LolLost The fated day is almost upon us: This Sunday is the series finale of ABC's beloved tropical clusterfuck, Lost. If you've yet to find your ideal finale viewing party bar, now is probably the time to figure it out. Do you prefer island-appropriate mixed drinks? Or perhaps a city-wide scavenge ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    May 18, 2010

    Here's Jimmy!

    The new late-night prince

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    I'm a Word Verification!

    ​Yep, I've finally made it! When a Facebook friend tried to post a comment on a blog, he was asked to type "Musto" as his word verification. I am serious! My name was the word verification squiggle!

  • Voice Choices

    February 2, 2010


    Composers score three silent films by Yasujiro Ozu

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2009

    Staten Island Movie Unlike to Lift Borough's Image

    Staten Island gets a bum rap and God knows we try to show the Forgotten Borough in a positive light. But japes like SNL's Gossip Girl: Staten Island threaten to undo all our good work. (See Islanders' reactions here.) And the new film Staten Island by first-time director James DeMonaco won't h ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 29, 2009


    Fun you can sink your teeth into

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2009

    Good Morning, Thurston Moore

    ​Pretty much every human on planet Earth would look as punk as Thurston Moore does when sandwiched between Gossip Girl's two crispiest male leads. But he still looks punk as fuck. This by way of Sonic Youth's appearance on the episode airing on October 12--Moore's second cameo on the show, if ... More >>

  • Film

    July 8, 2009
  • Voice Choices

    June 17, 2009


    When times are tough, just marry up

  • Voice Choices

    April 22, 2009


    BFFs Gael García Bernal and Diego Luna are back

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2009

    Fallen American Idol Star Spotted at Gay Bar!

    Liz Lauren That's just one of the naughty nuggets in this week's delectable column. (Click here for the magic.) Enter these sugar walls and you'll also get: An interview with Carlo Gugino about being a sexpot. An observation about why Hollywood will always shun Mickey Rourke. A sneak peak at Gr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    The Chopping Block Gets Axed

    Apparently, we aren't the only ones who can't make ourselves care about NBC's The Chopping Block. After just three episodes, the axe has dropped on Marco Pierre White and his chef'testants. The rub? The network is replacing CB with Law & Order: Criminal Intent reruns. Ouch. [Eat me daily]

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    Hillary Duff To Play Tompkins-Square Hangin' Slut on "Law & Order"

    EV Grieve noticed yet another Law & Order: Special Birdseed Unit shoot at Tompkins Square Park and reproduced a note from a reader explaining that the relevant scenes featured Hillary Duff, who plays "'a rebellious, trashy, slutty, irresponsible young mother' who is suspected of murdering her baby S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2009

    Gossip Girl Meets Theater Guy

    Remember when I was beside myself that my name turned up on a fashion show seating chart they showed on Gossip Girl? Big deal! A fellow journalist of mine--Charles Isherwood, who's one of the Times's two top-drawer theater critics--just shot an actual part for that show! Apparently the episode has ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    January 7, 2009


    Steal a car, and hit the discounted slopes

  • Voice Choices

    September 23, 2008


    Stay up all night for BAM’s biggest bash

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    Sad Gay Reality: You Can't Get Picked Up in a Bar Anymore

    It's true, queens! No one in a bar is cruising these days! (And I don't just mean they're not cruising ME.) The reason for this hideous turn of events is quite simple: They already got laid 80 times that day thanks to Internet hookups! And they know that when they get home, they can pile 80 more gon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2008

    Headlines to Rip From: What's With All the Crazy Crime?

    It might be a good thing that the pope's arrival in the United States is hogging the front-page real estate, because the number of crime stories in today's papers read like a writers' pitch meeting for Law & Order. Here's a quick rundown: The biggest murder plot with an L&O twist comes from the Bro ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 11, 2008


    Catch two art openings at the Kitchen

  • Music

    January 22, 2008

    Please Ignore This Band

    Why Vampire Weekend’s high-society fetishizations can’t help but drive you to Black Flag

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    September 4, 2007
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    May 8, 2007
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    August 29, 2006
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    June 20, 2006
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    August 23, 2005
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    July 19, 2005
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    May 24, 2005
  • NYC Life

    March 8, 2005
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    August 31, 2004
  • Art

    May 27, 2003

    Showtime Wanks It Up

    Hello Meta Man; the Grim Reaper Lands a Series

  • Film

    September 14, 1999