Tag: Television

The ‘Trust’ Equation: Wealth and Power Equals Misery

Mr. Beaufoy, who collaborated with Mr. Boyle and Mr. Colson on the Academy Award-winning film “Slumdog Millionaire,” said...

Brazil’s Jaw-Dropping Corruption Scandal Comes to Netflix

“The fact that the mechanism has no ideology is fundamental,” Mr. Padilha said. “My thesis is that the...

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‘The Simpsons’ Has Predicted a Lot. Most of It Can Be Explained.

Advertisement There is no crystal ball in “The Simpsons” writers’ room, but you’d be forgiven for wondering. Over...

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Alec Baldwin Skewers Trump. And Supports Allen and Toback.

What’s worse, these critics say, is that in this #MeToo moment, Mr. Baldwin epitomizes a classic insincere male...

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Search Party’ and the American Music Awards

Photo Alia Shawkat in “Search Party.” Credit Mark Schafer “Search Party,” starring Alia Shawkat, returns for a second...

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Night of Too Many Stars’ and ‘Cold Blooded’

Photo Jon Stewart, left, and Robert Smigel at Le Parker Meridien. Mr. Stewart will host “Night of Too...

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A New ‘She’s Gotta Have It’: Spike Lee’s Feminist Breakthrough

In the past, Mr. Lee often challenged such characterizations of his work. In my interview with him about...

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A Word With: Alia Shawkat on Growing Up and Gaining Control

Now that she has located Chantal, where should we expect to find Dory? The most interesting shows are...

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Mudbound’ and ‘Active Shooter’

Photo A scene from “Mudbound.” Credit Steve Dietl “Mudbound,” an Oscar contender, arrives on Netflix. A documentary examines...

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Sarah Silverman Speaks on Louis C.K.: ‘Can You Love Someone Who Did Bad Things?’

Photo Sarah Silverman in a clip from her show, “I Love You, America,” on which she discussed Louis...