TV

Interview: Orange Is The New Black's Poussey on Playing the Season's Tragic Heroine
And how she thinks her character wound up in prison
July 01, 2014

How the real-life friendship between Poussey and Taystee compares to what's on screen.

HBOs 'The Leftovers': Family Drama Plays Out Against an Apocalypse
What happens when half the people you live with suddenly disappear?
June 27, 2014

What happens when half the people you live among suddenly disappear?

How Not to Write A TV Drama About Arab Dictators
To start, cast an Arab actor in the lead
June 25, 2014

This show, from the producers of "Homeland," is an offensively boring attempt to humanize dictators.

‘Orphan Black’ Embodies the Female Gaze Better than Anything Else on Television
June 20, 2014

The clone thriller shows women fighting for control of their own bodies—and treating men like Bond girls.

The Distinct Charm of TV's Coen Brothers Remix
FX's 'Fargo' is less a tribute to the film than the entire oevre of the directors'
June 17, 2014

FX's 'Fargo' is less a tribute to the film than the entire oevre of the directors'.

'Game of Thrones' Ends Its Fourth Season
June 15, 2014

“Game of Thrones” has no heroes, and anybody who looks like one is probably lying or about to die.

How Realistic Are the Trained Cockroaches on 'Orange Is the New Black'?
Entomologists weigh in
June 09, 2014

Entomologists disagree on whether prisoners could ever train roaches to shuttle cigarettes between cells.

How Hollywood Gave Up on the Detective Story
Did 'Chinatown' doom the private eye?
June 09, 2014

Did Chinatown doom the private eye? 

'Orange is the New Black' Is Even Better in Season 2
June 06, 2014

We’re no longer seeing the prison through Piper’s eyes.

Louis C.K.'s Best Work Yet
Bringing you the Magyar Pixie Dream Girl
June 05, 2014

C.K. is straying from his comfort zone, and he knows it.

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