On this week’s podcast, we speak with composer Kurt Farquhar, “the musical voice of the BET,” about his work on American Soul and Black Lightning.
Despite its intent, racism with a laugh track falls flat in the current political climate.
Amazon’s adaptation of the Neil Gaiman/Terry Pratchett novel is an unwieldy but charming tale of finding love in the darkest places.
Divisive though it (and the final season) may have been, Game of Thrones’ final episode course-corrects in some satisfying ways.
The Nine-Nine thwarts their latest administrative antagonist with the help of three previous ones in the season six finale.
Multi hyphenate Phoebe Waller-Bridge closes out her series on an emotional high.
As the first generation of Marvel superheroes hangs up their claws and helmets, we wonder just how long pop culture will actually let them stay dead.
The Mad Queen rears her fire-breathing head in a visually stunning, but narratively baffling penultimate episode.
A self-aware sixth heist instalment of the fan favorite narrative can’t help but deliver diminishing rewards.
Westeros finds itself divided on who should lead it, in a frustrating feature-length episode that walks back vital character development.
Chris O’Dowd and Rosamund Pike exchange hyper-articulate, rapid-fire dialogue in an intimate, occasionally dry series from Stephen Frears.
Hulu’s new documentary on the life of pioneering sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer balances lifelong tragedies with her undying sense of joy.
The war between the living and the dead reaches its apex in the long-awaited, but fairly boilerplate, climax of Game of Thrones.
The Nine-Nine deals with an impending threat in an ambitious, 24-like real-time episode featuring guest star Sean Astin
Seth MacFarlane takes his love letter to Star Trek in a decidedly Star Wars direction, as The Orville closes out season 2 with an alternate dark timeline.
Chambers, the latest supernatural drama from Netflix, is gorgeously shot, but its tale of a haunted heart transplant loses the script pretty quickly.
Brienne gets knighted, Arya checks something off her bucket list, and Dany reckons with Jon’s parentage in another leadup to Game of Thrones’ big battle.
A Holt/Kevin-centric episode uncovers new depths for the fan favourite couple.