2013 was a good year to be bad. This year's best villains weren't just goons with guns -- although there were a few great examples of those. (Here's looking at you, Sean Penn.) We also hissed at slave-owners, inventors, seducers, producers, and a couple amazing women who left an impression without b ... More >>
We will never own one of these. Whee, the 62nd Annual (Primetime!) Emmys have been announced. There aren't that many surprises: As usual, HBO rocks, as does Mad Men, True Blood, 30 Rock, Glee, Neil Patrick Harris, and Tina Fey. Losties may get another chance to see the objects of their affect ... More >>
Emmy-nominated The Family Guy featuring Emmy-nominated Seth MacFarlane. For us the joy of the Emmy Nominations, announced this morning, is in the less-well-known categories. We see that there are only two shows, for instance, up for Outstanding Children's Nonfiction Program: Grandpa, Do You Know ... More >>
LaBute's stimulating latest; Jill Hennessy in the Lymelife.
Chick-flick genre to Evening: Why you gotta make us look bad?
Too hot to deal? Take shelter in the cool and dark of the matinee.
Writer-director Karen Moncrieff knows her way around a dead body
A "What's Wrong With America" indie comedy reveals what's wrong with indie comedies
Moore of the same: Another '50s mom, spice-free this time
What we laugh about when we laugh about American Idol's most famous reject
''Most high-minded of all was Madonna, a spiritual lady who wears her heart on her jewel-encrusted sari sleeve.''