The picture of the Recording Academy that the former head Deborah Dugan paints is of an organization encrusted by years of self-dealing and mismanagement.
Houston’s dominance once looked like the sport’s biggest success story. Now their whole legacy is in doubt.
He’s still a movie star. But both of his latest films reflect an actor terrified of fading into obscurity.
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The actor gives a listless performance in The Gentlemen, an unpleasant muddle of bigoted humor and tired clichés.
The film’s references to radical pedagogical texts can be read as a subtle rebuke of Brazil’s Bolsonarismo.
The new anthology series is a refreshing break from the lackluster programming the streaming service has offered thus far.
After nearly dying, Smart defied the odds and won a silver medal at the 2008 Olympics.
Netflix’s new docuseries doesn’t flinch at the danger that cheerleaders regularly subject themselves to.
With the recent victory, the association has shown signs that it cannot defend its amateurism model for much longer.
As his criminal trial begins, the mogul seems to believe that the language of pain used by his accusers applies just as readily to himself.
The annual film festival will kick off a new year in independent cinema this week.
Two new albums, Manic and Rare, air inner turmoil bluntly while staying catchy and controlled.
On the feel-good sitcom, now in its final season, romances signal a more surprising attachment: to home.
Makoto Shinkai’s bold and charming Weathering With You is set in a world ending so gradually, people barely notice it anymore.
The streaming service has turned the star’s controversial e-commerce brand into a series. Soft-lit chaos ensues.
The rapper’s “Darkness” video tries to fight gun violence while also glorifying it.
The author, who is an Academy Award voter, inadvertently captured why Hollywood’s biggest ceremony faces a diversity problem year after year.
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The absorbing posthumous album Circles shows the rapper considering his own fragility.
The new film starring Robert Downey Jr. as a doctor who talks to animals is transfixing at times, if only because it’s such a disaster.
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