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The world of Game of Thrones is heavily based on historical events. Is the geography itself a modified take on the British Isles?
Just as I remember it.
For the mother of a serial killer, a chance to connect with victims on live TV offers a shot at redemption.
How one family schemed to be the best TV-watchers in America.
The TV trope where one character sees another character naked allows audiences to be pervy without taking responsibility. Only The Simpsons gets it right.
Before he was America’s favorite philosopher comic, he was just another comedian out on tour. And she was the journalist he wanted to meet.
The TV series Mad Men is set to begin its final season. Finally we’ll know how many women—and how much Proust—it takes to make Don Draper happy.
Stumbling onto a movie set in Los Angeles—and then staying there for as long as humanly possible—offers lessons in acting and reality.
When art is staring you in the face, you can’t look away.
When the world ends, CNN won’t be the only channel with a doomsday video ready for broadcast.
Because the blinders were on last year, a 2015 resolution to become more culturally aware: to read more books, watch more movies, and listen to more albums.
Idea for a television show: a teenager has the power to turn fantasy into reality—but she doesn’t know it. It’s Amelia Bedelia meets Quantum Leap.