Celeste Holm, a versatile, bright-eyed blonde who soared to Broadway fame in Oklahoma! and won an Oscar in Gentleman’s Agreement, but whose last years were filled with financial difficulty and estrangement from her sons, died Sunday. She was 95.
And George C. Stoney, a dean of American documentary film and a leader of the citizens movement that gave every American the right to a public-access television show of his or her own, died on Thursday at his home in Manhattan. He was 96.
Reviews of The Dark Knight Rises are trickling in.
Hollywood acts warily at Comic-Con.
Imogen Sara Smith enters the dark chambers of Robert Siodmak’s Universal noirs.
Will Harris of The A.V. Club sits down with Bryan Cranston.
And Matt Zoller Seitz recaps the season-five premiere of Breaking Bad.
Afghan teen murder spotlights growing violence against women.
Louis C.K. enjoys experimentation.
If Jason Biggs had been in Magic Mike:
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