May 16, 2022 2:15 am

These Dozen Disney Plus Alternatives Offer Families Options. But Is It Enough?

A look at streaming services catering to families and conservatives reveals some surprisingly good titles.

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May 13, 2022 12:00 pm

Romance and Sci-Fi Tangle in The Time Traveler’s Wife

The latest attempt to adapt the novel comes as an HBO miniseries.

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May 13, 2022 3:30 am

Review: South Park

The veteran satirists tackle major issues in America’s increasingly divisive culture war with no condescension, cringe, or partisan preference.

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May 13, 2022 3:00 am

Review: Inventing Anna

Some critics have described Anna Delvey as a “symptom” of the “disease” of “capitalism”—not simply a selfish crook eager for money and fame.

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May 13, 2022 2:10 am

‘Severance’ Could Have Brilliantly Satirized Our Joyless Technocracy, But Season 1 Falls Short

‘Severance’ doesn’t squander its potential so much as leave so much of its potential untouched.

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May 9, 2022 2:15 am

How To Decode The Sudden Boom Of Start-Up Failures On TV

What’s with the rapid influx of dramatized series on collapsing start-ups? In the last couple of months, prestige series have aired on struggles at Uber, WeWork, and Theranos.

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May 6, 2022 10:45 am

Cutesy Gay Teen Romance Heartstopper Subverts Absolutely Nothing, and That’s Great

Netflix’s latest LGBT hit would absolutely be appropriate to show in any Florida high school, or anywhere else.

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May 3, 2022 2:10 am

Big Takeaway From Tucker Carlson Hit Piece Is That The New York Times Thinks You’re Racist

A good-faith use of resources would have been a serious investment to understand why Tucker Carlson is so popular.

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April 29, 2022 12:00 pm

Serial Killer Thriller Shining Girls Lulls You to Sleep Before Blowing Your Mind

If you can get past the first few plodding, confusing hours, entertainment awaits.

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April 22, 2022 12:00 pm

61st Street Dramatizes Chicago’s Brutal, Hostile Criminal Justice System

The innocent and guilty alike are ground down by cynical, self-serving officials.

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April 22, 2022 3:30 am

The Book of Boba Fett

The Empire has dominated the Star Wars franchise’s narrative, but the characters who inhabit that universe simply live their lives.

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April 18, 2022 2:10 am

These 4 Riveting Spring TV Series Prove Great Storytelling Isn’t Dead Yet 

With an overwhelming glut of new series out this spring, here are a Hollywood handful worth considering for family viewing.

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