All of these performances exude a preternatural understanding of human complexities and emotions.
The riches made available to cinephiles on home video proves again that the rumors about the death of physical media have been greatly exaggerated.
These 20 films choke and bludgeon the senses rather than nourish or enliven them.
Among Slant Magazine’s best films of the year are numerous works that challenge a static definition of personage.
The specter of death and sting of betrayal have cast a somber mood onto many of the best albums of 2016.
The best singles of the year were attuned to a worldwide drift toward maintaining one’s own financial and psychological bottom line.
This year’s TV revealed new characters and narrative landscapes that cumulatively push toward artistic expression and personal liberation.
This was the year of the sea change, a crucial moment where the medium found maturity and diversity.
This year’s festival is chockablock with studies of human relations that are connected to a soulful sense of consciousness-raising.
Cinema isn’t the sole mechanism for making our presence known, but it can be among the most powerful.
The series is an eclectic, geographically far-flung survey of rising filmmaking talent, rich in provocations big and small.
We’re kicking off our Grammy predictions with our picks in some of the smaller genre categories.
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More so than any year in recent memory, 2015 saw the music video being wielded as a political weapon.
If 2015’s best performances taught us anything, it’s that reality presents itself in many shapes and sizes.
From new age to rap to pop, we’ve assembled a list of 10 albums we hope you won’t find under the tree next week.
Here are 20 scenes where the occasion enraptured us as much as, or more than, the final product.
So long as you know where to look or can swing the price, here are 20 essential releases you’ll want to have on your shelves.
At a time when so many certainties are slipping away, the cream of the theatrical crop is concerned with collapsing established boundaries.
If ingenuity and craft are legitimate measures of success, then the rumors of the LP’s demise are indeed greatly exaggerated.