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28 Movies to Look Forward to in 2016

Amid the usual franchise fare and long-awaited sequels are a handful of original works to get excited about.

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A 2016 TV Preview

A guide to the returning hits and new shows on network, cable, and streaming services

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The Best Movies of 2015

The Atlantic’s film critic picks the top titles—and doles out some less conventional awards.

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Our Favorite Songs of 2015

Staff selections, from Drake to Hamilton to Courtney Barnett

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How Comedy Soared in 2015

From Amy Schumer to late night’s new guard to Obama on ‘WTF,’ the medium proved it can thrive both in and outside the traditional network model.

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The Best Book I Read This Year

The Atlantics editors and writers share their favorite titles—new, classic, or somewhere in between—from a year of reading.