November 7, 2011 Showtime's Homeland features several excellent performances, but none is as unexpected as that of Morena Baccarin.
November 4, 2011 It's easy to get jaded about mashups — so it's nice to discover one conceived of genuine inspiration.
November 3, 2011 A new online video prompts a consideration of David Hasselhoff's curious brand of celebrity, as well as how successful he is at it.
November 2, 2011 Built from many of the same components, new television shows Revenge and Ringer both aim to be soapy, campy fun. But only one of them pulls it off.
November 1, 2011 A look at the shows of the new fall television season that haven't survived our blogger's winnowing process.
October 31, 2011 In the wake of a concert riot in India and on the eve of a new album with Lou Reed, some suggestions for how Metallica can continue to alienate its own fans.
October 31, 2011 Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake perform "History Of Rap, Part 3" on Fallon's late-night show Friday night.
September 9, 2011 The commercial for Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star tells viewers that it is likely to be a must-avoid movie, but not in the way you might think.
August 16, 2011 Kate Bush's 53rd birthday provides an occasion for two writers to consider why the British art-rock singer/songwriter was never able to match her British success in the United States.
August 9, 2011 In today's roundup: More about the Oscar chances of Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes's Andy Serkis, the London riots' effect on British indie rock, Charlie Brown meets Sheriff Brody and Broadway casting goes viral.
August 8, 2011 In today's roundup: Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes tops the weekend box office, classical music struggles with smartphone use and both movie soundtracks and pornography are on the decline.
August 5, 2011 In today's roundup: Seth MacFarlane is the new Carl Sagan, Salander/Blomqvist are unlikely to get the band back together and thoughts on booing stage performances.