Tom Hanks returns for the third adaptation of Dan Brown’s bestselling novels, but apart from the scenery there’s little to get excited about.
The hit AMC show ended its sixth season on a cheap cliffhanger. Its seventh-season premiere messily tried to regain momentum.
Tom Hanks’s Doug has a lot in common with “Black Jeopardy” contestants—except, of course, for politics.
Jim Hamblin flags a new study out this morning showing that American football players ages 8 to 13 who haven’t…
Eva Finkemeier writes: I love this song by the Simon Sisters, formed out of a…
A new album of Scandinavian protest songs, and the political environment that inspired it
Reader Marc pivots off our track from Thursday by Willie Nelson: Although I do love…
The final chapter of this season takes the social-media mob to its deadly extreme.
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The fifth episode of the new season features American soldiers fighting mysterious mutants.
The more emotional and hopeful tale stars Mackenzie Davis and Gugu Mbatha-Raw.
The Faroe Islands are a small archipelago about halfway between Norway and Iceland. They’re half the size of…
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Her “personal” comeback album uses retro references in songs that don’t quite communicate what makes her special.
Park Chan-wook’s new romantic thriller is a sumptuous tale of shifting identities, forbidden love, and colonialism.
The third episode of the new season is one of the most disturbing of the series.
Readers have written in with some thoughtful responses to my (semi!)-recent story, “How Pop Culture Tells Women to…
The second episode of the new season is a twisty, tense horror story about an immersive video game that can detect your darkest fears.
Starring Bryce Dallas Howard, the episode is set in a world where everyone is ranked out of five.
The song isn’t about the city itself, but rather a train called City of New Orleans, which travels overnight between…
Trump employed the adjective, in the final presidential debate, to insult his opponent. What he didn’t realize was that the word has long been a rallying cry.