The Real Reasons for Marvel Comics’ Woes—Asher Elbein investigates the deeper issues of business and culture plaguing the company’s decline in sales.
In the End, We Got the Baywatch We Deserved—Megan Garber watches the new movie reboot of the ’90s TV show starring Dwayne Johnson.
Roger Moore, Sultan of Self-Deprecation—Sophie Gilbert looks back on the career and legacy of the late, suave British actor.
War Machine Isn’t Sure What Kind of Movie It Is—David Sims reviews the Brad Pitt-starring film based on Michael Hastings’s book about General Stanley McChrystal
Michael Jackson's Final Tragedy, Told Gently—Spencer Kornhaber explores the uncomfortable irony of Lifetime’s Searching for Neverland.
Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Is a Sinking Vessel—Christopher Orr pans the latest installment in the flagging franchise, Dead Men Tell No Tales.
The Leftovers: Time to Dive—Sophie Gilbert and Spencer Kornhaber dissect the sixth episode of the HBO show’s third and final season.
ABC’s Dirty Dancing Remake Is a Sad, Strange Production—Sophie Gilbert bemoans the musical special.
The Ideology of an Arian Grande Concert—Spencer Kornhaber highlights how the singer’s career of female self-determination demonstrates the rights of religion, sexuality, and expression that much terrorism seeks to undo.