Even as parents go to ridiculous lengths to ensure an original name for their child, the annual most-popular list documents how unconventional names have become the norm.
Paul Weitz's new film achieves what few movies have before: It assumes that a woman can be old and interesting at the same time.
At the height of her career, the beautiful young performer accidentally stumbled into a power struggle between Hollywood communists and McCarthyites.
The graphic designer Chris Capuozzo used photographs of Yonkers taken by his wife during the 1980s in order to achieve verisimilitude for the HBO show’s sets.
With the loss of Mad Men and Breaking Bad, AMC is betting on spinoffs of former hits like Better Call Saul and Fear the Walking Dead.
The woman who gave her name to the women-in-culture standard would, true to the method, prefer to share the credit.
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Her bizarre, challenging, and dazzling writing has become integral to the Brazilian literary canon, and has attracted a small but fierce cult following around the world.
Noah Baumbach’s new film stars Greta Gerwig as an energetic 30-something who’s having as hard a time growing up as the young student she mentors.
The author has doubled down on an earlier claim that he once considered adoption—not to help children, but to help his “creative process.”
Why Yale University Library decided to preserve nearly 3,000 horror and exploitation movies on VHS
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The anonymous British street artist’s ambitious new installation features an orca jumping out of a toilet, ritual book burnings, and a dead Cinderella.
IFC’s mockumentary series, from Saturday Night Live alumni Bill Hader, Fred Armisen, and Seth Meyers, gets its comedy from meticulous attention to detail rather than easy punchlines.