‘Top Gun: Maverick’ exceeds the original in every single metric, a powerful exaltation of one of Hollywood’s greatest movie stars. Continue reading ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ is Tom Cruise’s Exhilarating Triumph
Pop’s most enigmatic superstar pulls back the sequined curtain on his strongest album to date. Continue reading On ‘Harry’s House,’ Harry Styles is the Most Riveting Hot Mess
Céline Dion’s cover of the Elvis Presley classic solidified her as a vocal legend and a camp goddess. Continue reading Performances That Pop: “Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Céline Dion (1993)
This year is the final chance for Mandy Moore – and This Is Us – to take home an Emmy. Here’s why she should. Continue reading Why Mandy Moore Should Win the Emmy for ‘This is Us’
Hulu’s latest Sally Rooney adaptation is a dull and disengaged survey of messy relationships. Continue reading Hulu’s ‘Conversations with Friends’ is Stuck in its Own Head
The Broadway play’s brilliance lies in how deeply it cuts into the phobias of sports and how it’s the most vulnerable who often bleed. Continue reading ‘Take Me Out’ Strips Down the Model Minority Myth with Humor and Heart
With the release of its long-awaited sequel imminent, it’s worth re-examining the impact of James Cameron’s masterful but deflated epic. Continue reading What Happened to ‘Avatar’?
Why the Spice Girls’ legendary performance at the 1997 BRITs was (kind of) more than just the Union Jack dress. Continue reading Performances That Pop: Spice Girls at the 1997 BRIT Awards