When Baseball Players Were Vaudeville Stars—Elizabeth Yuko delves into the fascinating history of athletes who took to performing on stage to make ends meet during the off-season.
Your Name Is a Dazzling New Work of Anime—David Sims marvels at Makoto Shinkai’s breathtaking new film.
Colossal Is the Weirdest Monster Movie of the Year—David Sims watches the bizarre new film starring Anne Hathaway.
Rick and Morty’s ‘Surprise’ Season-Three Launch—Lenika Cruz delights in the cult Adult Swim show’s highly anticipated return.
A Satisfying Finale for Big Little Lies—Christopher Orr weighs in on the ending of the HBO limited series.
‘Donald Trump’ Gets a Comedy Central Series—Megan Garber questions the nature of reality after the network announced a new show starring the impersonator Anthony Atamanuik.
Girls Crashes Back to Earth—Sophie Gilbert discusses how the HBO show is exploring the limits of storytelling as it nears its series finale.
Five Came Back and the Power of Propaganda—David Sims reviews Netflix’s new three-part documentary series, which celebrates and analyzes the efforts of major Hollywood directors who depicted World War II.
Louis C.K.’s 2017 Is a Startling, Uncomfortable Return to Form—David Sims believes that the comedian’s new Netflix special is his first in years to feel coherent and challenging.