The Subtle Suspense of the Sundance Channel's 'Rectify'
April 23, 2013
A striking alternative to the frenetic violence on other networks.
The Media Myth of the Dyad
April 20, 2013
Partners in crime are rarely what they seem on TV.
Rebel Wilson Wants You to Squirm
April 15, 2013
The rising Aussie comedienne is the anti–Melissa McCarthy.
Journalism As Extreme Sport
April 05, 2013
HBO's "Vice" goes from Brooklyn to Afghanistan, ironic distance intact.
Death and Reality TV
April 03, 2013
What does the 'Buckwild' star's tragic end tell us about the genre?
The Man Behind Game of Thrones's Murky Moral Worldview
March 29, 2013
George R.R. Martin on writing Game of Thrones, dreaming of Staten Island, and his beef with Tolkien.
March 21, 2013
Spring Breakers is lacquered with so much Hollywood gloss, it's hard to tell what's underneath.
'Duck Dynasty' and the Hyper-Masculine Redneck Reality Show
March 15, 2013
The men of A&E’s wildly popular reality show “Duck Dynasty” catch squirrels with their bare hands and skin frogs with a single flick of the wrist.
Late-Night Comedy, All Day Long
March 05, 2013
How Fallon, Kimmel and other shows are adapting to the viral age.
Dan Harmon and the Rise of the Woe-Is-Me Comedy Tour
February 25, 2013
Fired from your TV show? Just take your complaints on the road—for laughs, and of course money.