Hollywood presented its most high-minded version of itself at the Golden Globes: progressive, humble, and aware of the world outside the Beverly Hilton’s walls.
At Last, Television Shows Have Figured Out What Sex Is Like for Women
December 30, 2014
The year gave us an abundance of TV that showed sex from a female perspective, in all its dirty, awkward, steamy forms.
Stephen Colbert Didn't Change the World, But We Wouldn't Have Survived the Bush Years Without Him
December 19, 2014
Colbert's goodbye was predictably sentimental, but he deserved it.
Stephen Colbert Is One of Pop Culture's Best Literary Boosters
December 17, 2014
Stephen Colbert's best author interviews.
The Year in Television: The Best Scenes of 2014
December 14, 2014
The TV moments we haven't been able to get out of our heads this year.
"We Like Vampires Because We Hate Death"
November 24, 2014
Talking to the director of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night.
A Mid-Season Assessment of 'Scandal''s New Feminist Speechifying
November 19, 2014
"Scandal" cut back on extreme plot twists for bombastic moralizing—and the show is as good as it's ever been.
'State of Affairs' Won't Save Katherine Heigl's Free-Falling Career
November 17, 2014
NBC's “Homeland”-for-dummies is a mess.
Jon Stewart's Iranian Drama Only Shines When It Tries to Be Funny
November 13, 2014
The main question Rosewater grapples with is whether Stewart can hack it as a filmmaker.
This Web Series Shows Good TV Doesn't Have to Be Like a Novel
November 12, 2014
"High Maintenance" has the economical storytelling and quiet revelations of the best short story collections.