Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Genres

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Review: New Collection Celebrates 25 Years of 'Mr. Bean,' Comic Outlaw (CLIPS)

    Taking a jocular shot across society's bow, television's heir to Chaplin and Keaton revels in breaking the unspoken rules of everyday life.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Trevor Noah to Host 'The Daily Show,' But Late Night's Revolution Remains Unfinished

    By the end of 2015, the late-night landscape will have changed more in two years than the previous two decades. Here's why the revolution is still incomplete.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    How 'Girls' Became the Most Frustrating Show on Television

    Four seasons in, despite periodic flashes of brilliance, HBO's flagship comedy remains locked into familiar patterns. So why can't I quit 'Girls'? (Spoilers ahead if you're not caught up.)

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Why It's Time for the Emmys to Adopt a Single 'Best Series' Category

    The staid TV Academy is in desperate need of a shake-up. An argument for a catch-all "Best Series" Emmy, and TOH!'s 10 dream nominees in the major categories.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    The Near-Perfect First Season of 'Glee'

    As FOX's high-school musical comes to an end, it's worth remembering that the series started out as a fizzy, sentimental classic.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Robert Durst of 'The Jinx' Formally Charged with Murder; Controversial Finale Exposes Slippery Nature of 'True Crime' (SPOILERS)

    "The Jinx" identified, and possibly abused, a craving for the unexpected in an age of canned answers, spoiler alerts, and predictable endings. It played on our deep-seated desire for the electric flicker of live viewing, even though it was, as we knew all along, pre-recorded, edited tape.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    In the Works: Barry Sonnenfeld's New Project Involves a Magician, Fake Psychics, and a Two-Year Hoax

    The "Get Shorty" director has signed on to an adaptation of the real-life ruse, mounted by enigmatic magician and skeptic James "The Amazing" Randi.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    On ABC's 'American Crime,' the Series to Launch a Thousand Think Pieces

    Despite its didacticism and self-satisfaction, ABC's latest drama emerges as a gratifyingly audacious examination of the social contract's bleeding edge.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    9 comments
    tweet
    0

    ‘Broadchurch’ Returns, a Disappointing Shell of Its Former Self (Trailer)

    The sophomore season of the British crime drama shuns the unassuming precision of its debut for high dudgeon and overwrought dramatics.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Zimmer, Elfman and More Talk Composing in Upcoming Doc 'SCORE' (Exclusive)

    Hans Zimmer, Oscar-nominated for 'Interstellar,' is the latest composer to join the feature-length portrait of the power of film music.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Watch: How the Visual Gaffes in Iñárritu's ...Press Play
  • Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds in Woman in Gold-2All That Glitters: Woman In GoldLeonard Maltin
  • Woman In GoldReview: 'Woman In Gold' With Helen Mirren ...The Playlist