DAVID BIANCULLI

Founder / Editor

ERIC GOULD

Associate Editor

LINDA DONOVAN

Assistant Editor

Contributors

ALEX STRACHAN

MIKE HUGHES

KIM AKASS

MONIQUE NAZARETH

ROGER CATLIN

GARY EDGERTON

TOM BRINKMOELLER

GERALD JORDAN

NOEL HOLSTON

 
 
2020
Oct
21
 
 
When we last saw the Conner family, their lives were in a familiar state of tatters...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
20
 
 
Let's say you decide to turn Tuesday into a documentary film festival. You ignore the rest of TV – Voice, Bachelorette, even the World Series – and watch two PBS films back-to-back...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
19
 
 
Pepe the Frog is a friendly sort – big-eyed, green (as are many frogs), and laid-back. He's also been co-opted by alt-right and white supremacist groups...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
17
 
 
It was a time before Elvis or Aretha, a time when "rock" and "soul" were mostly just nouns. It was when Sister Rosetta Tharpe brought a rocking, soulful feel to gospel music...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
13
 
 
For four centuries, the ability to remain mobile has been crucial to Blacks in America. At first...it was banned...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
5
 
 
In TV's early years, anthologies thrived. They were inconsistent, but we forgot the bad moments and savored the good ones...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
4
 
 
Fear can be a great motivator, we're told. And now it's giving us a primetime, animated special...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Oct
4
 
 
For a generation of comedians, the challenge was the same: Do an open-mic set at the Comedy Store. Do your best; hope club-owner Mitzi Shore likes you...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Sep
27
 
 
It's a problem Jeff Daniels rarely faces – being too short for a role...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2020
Sep
27
 
 
The world seemed to conspire against there ever being another Fargo miniseries....