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    The Indie Film Face Behind 'Adventure Time': Joe Swanberg Collaborator Kent Osborne

    It's safe to say that the legions of fans that have embraced "Adventure Time" over the course of its five seasons have no idea that writer Kent Osborne has been showing his face onscreen for years, in microbudget efforts like Swanberg's "Hannah Takes the Stairs" (opposite Greta Gerwig) and 2011's "H...

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    Does the Obsessive 'Adventure Time' Fandom Overlook the Depths of Pendleton Ward's Cartoon Network Hit?

    Not too long ago, "Adventure Time" was a quirky program on Cartoon Network with a steady cult following. Now in its fifth season, the animated effort based on a 2008 short by creator Pendleton Ward -- in which adolescent Finn and his talking dog pal Jake going on fantastical trips through the bizarr...

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    FIRST LOOK: "Steven Universe" Main Title

    Here's the main title to Cartoon Network's highly anticipated Steven Universe. Created by Rebecca Sugar, the show already has a cult following, well in advance of it's November 4th debut. Watch the open and join the club.

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    Why 'Adventure Time' Is the Best Sci-Fi Show on TV Right Now

    Sometimes you love a show so much it can do weird things to your head. I've gone out on a limb with Cartoon Network's "Adventure Time" by deeming it a groundbreaking form of cartoon storytelling that fuses several eras of animation into a delightfully surreal and yet oddly familiar experience.

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    5 Best Bets on TV This Week: Clones, Philip Roth and an 'Adventure Time' Special

    Sure, Sunday tends to be overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Shameless," "Californication," "The Walking Dead" and the back-this-week "Game of Thrones," but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy highlights from the other six days of the week.

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    Is 'Adventure Time' One Big Allegory For Discovering Sex?

    Watching last night's anthology episode of "Adventure Time," entitled "Five More Short Graybles," I was reminded of the crazed photographer in Leos Carax's "Holy Motors" when he first spots the scraggly-haired Merde character, played by Denis Lavant, in the...

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    Why 'Adventure Time,' Now In Its Fifth Season, Is More Groundbreaking Than You May Realize

    While the vast enthusiasm for shows like "Breaking Bad" and "Mad Men" have lead the argument that television has entered a golden age of mature storytelling, animation has always thrived in the format with broad appeal indicative of different expectations that liberate the form. ...

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    Is Adult Swim Stuck in a Rut of Nostalgia Bait?

    Describing the current slate of programming on Adult Swim, which takes over Cartoon Network every evening from 9pm to 6am, is like trying to explain why crude sex and drug jokes get old after a while. There’s nothing wrong with “Venture Brothers,” Odd Future’s “Loiter S...

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