HUMANIZING THE HEADLINESThe Honorable Woman spins a series of nested mysteries in the Middle East.
JAMES BROWN BIOPIC ELIMINATES THE NEGATIVEGet on Up emphatically sets its sights on the upward trajectory of Brown's career.
JOY TO JOE SWANBERGHappy Christmas is marked by an affirming and understated sense of decency.
PLUSH AUDIOPHILE MYSTICISMShabazz Palaces' new album establishes an aesthetic that's both familiar and alien.
THE MIND BOGGLESThere's genuine appeal to Lucy's winking pseudo-intellectualism.