Breaking Bad

16 Dark Secrets About The Making Of Breaking Bad

<i>Breaking Bad</i> is undeniably one of the greatest TV shows ever made. It features some of the most inventive writing, shooting and acting ever seen on …

TV

2017 Gifts for Lawyers

Pop culture meets grammar<p>Rapper Common, Walter White of <i>Breaking Bad</i>, Nicholas Cage, the Grinch, Hulk Hogan and Al Gore, among others, can help you …

Law

The Post Plays on Nostalgia for Nixon-Era Journalism

<i>The Post</i>—Steven Spielberg’s movie about the<i> Washington Post</i> during the publication of the Pentagon Papers—is, like many of his movies, a …

Liberal View

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Extended - December 12, 2017 - Bob Odenkirk

Roy Moore's wife uses questionable logic to claim her husband isn't racist, Roy Wood Jr. tells the GOP how to rebrand their tax plan, and Bob …

Comedy

Drug kingpin exposes the ’real Breaking Bad’

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones season 7 nominated for SAG Awards

Awards season marches on, with nominations rolling in for <i>Game of Thrones</i> season 7. It now has a few more under its belt thanks to the Screen Actors …

Entertainment

CBS Compares Trump to Nixon, Touts ‘Ripped From Headlines’ Journalism Film

<p>Journalism is under siege from a tyrannical president and it’s just like Richard Nixon. That’s the hyperbolic trope from the hosts of <em>CBS This …

Conservative View

On the terror of creating year-end TV lists - Salon.com

According to estimates that FX provided to TV critics in August, more than 500 series will have premiered in 2017. (FX Networks chief John Landgraf made a more precise calculation: 534, not including any unexpected releases from Apple or other new services.) There’s a lot of TV on right now -- far …

TV

Yo La Tengo began Hanukkah run at Bowery Ballroom: Nick Lowe, Bob Odenkirk, more! (pics, setlist)

It’s been five years since <b>Yo La Tengo</b> last did a Hanukkah run (RIP Maxwell’s as we knew it), and with the series’ return, now at Bowery Ballroom, …

Music

6 Golden Globe nominees with ties to suburbs, Chicago

Bob Odenkirk, Christopher Nolan and Rachel Brosnahan are among the Golden Globe nominees with ties to the suburbs and Chicago. Here's a look at a few.

Awards

Golden Globes 2018: The Most Egregious Snubs Of This Year’s Nominations

This morning, Kristen Bell, Garrett Hedlund, Sharon Stone, and Alfre Woodard took to the stage at the Beverly Hilton bright and early to announce the …

Awards

The best TV shows coming to Netflix in 2018

Jessica Jones season two, the Coen Brothers' first ever TV series and the fan favourite finale of Sense8 – here's everything to look forward to on …

Netflix

‘Outlander’ Star Sam Heughan Ignores Golden Globes Snub, Congratulates Caitriona Balfe

“Outlander” is all about Jamie and Claire, but the Golden Globes clearly appreciate Claire a little more. Actress Caitriona Balfe received her third …

Awards

Could the Live-Action Teen Titans Show Be Casting Another Famous Member of the Team?

Holly Hunter teases Elastigirl’s crucial role in <i>Incredibles 2</i>. Jon Watts will return for the <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i> sequel. Marc Guggenheim teases a …

Comics

The Best TV Shows of 2017

I’m going to do two “best” lists this year: today’s 10 best scripted TV shows, and tomorrow I’ll post a list of the 10 best <i>new</i> shows in 2017. Looking …

TV

The 10 Best TV Episodes of 2017

<i>Over the next few weeks, Vulture will be publishing our critics’ year-end lists. Today, we’re looking at the best TV episodes.</i><p><b>Better Call Saul,</b> …

TV

Comedian Bill Burr plays Bob Carr Theater

When comedian Bill Burr plays Orlando this weekend, he will have reasons to celebrate.<p>His first child was born this year. “F Is for Family,” his …

Orlando

James Franco, Nicole Kidman and More Stars React to Golden Globe Nominations

It’s time to celebrate! The nominations for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards were revealed on Monday, December 11, and the stars could not be more …

Awards

‘This Is Us’ Scores 2018 Golden Globe Nominations In Multiple Categories & Fans Are Loving It

<i>This Is Us</i> may only be in its second season, but it's already received so much recognition for its wild success and deeply emotional story lines. And …

Awards

The Big Good Sick Place: The A.V. Club editors' biggest Golden Globe snubs 

The nominations for the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced earlier today in Los Angeles, and after the results had been tallied, two big …

TV

The 10 Best TV Shows of 2017

With more TV than ever produced in 2017—north of 500 scripted series and another 750-plus unscripted shows have aired since January —winnowing down …

TV

'This Is Us,' 'The Good Doctor' among broadcast TV's Golden Globes nominees

<b>(CNN) —</b> Yes, streaming and cable television shows still got the bulk of attention during Monday's Golden Globes. But broadcast TV wasn't left out in the cold thanks to two returning Globe favorites, a new breakout drama and an old favorite that shined like it's new again in 2017.<p>NBC's "This Is Us" …

Awards

TV highlights: Judd Apatow returns to stand-up with Netflix special

<i>(All times Eastern)</i><p><b>The Voice</b> (NBC at 8) Three contestants compete in the Instant Save for the last spot in the finale after two are sent home.<p><b>Fresh Off the Boat</b> (ABC at 8:30) In the midseason finale, Jessica threatens to end neighborhood caroling after a failed performance the year before.<p><b>Blackish</b> …

Entertainment

How The Post Became the Hottest Screenplay in Hollywood

Rookie screenwriter Liz Hannah and Oscar winner Josh Singer wove The Washington Post’s 1971 First Amendment battle into a buddy drama—plus a clarion call for the Trump era.<p>In mid-October, President Trump raised the specter of revoking NBC’s license to broadcast. It was all fairly pedestrian, if …

Business

Golden Globes Preview and Predictions

It has all come down to this, my friends. The first really big awards announcement of the year is nearly upon us. It’s a weird Golden Globes year …

Awards

10 Great Movies To Watch If You Liked “Breaking Bad”

To many (the undersigned included), “Breaking Bad” is the best television show of all time. The odyssey of Walter White, a chemistry teacher turned …

TV

The Top 10 Movie Performances of 2017

Sometimes people say to me, “The movies are so bad this year!” and I deflect. Never, in any year, do I say to myself, “The movies are so bad this …

Entertainment

These 16 Men Are Vying For Best Supporting Actor In The 2018 Oscar Race

Willem Dafoe and Sam Rockwell continue to set the pace in this category.<p>We’re just a few days away from the Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, and the Oscars’ acting races are taking shape. The first precursor prizes have confirmed early prognostications: Best Supporting Actor …

Award Shows

Steven Spielberg’s Ode to Journalism in “The Post”

Starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep as Ben Bradlee and Katharine Graham, this drama about the Washington Post is squarely aimed at our current moment.<p>The new film by Steven Spielberg, “The Post,” begins in the jungle, shifts to Washington, and defies us to tell the difference. Courtrooms, …

Daniel Ellsberg

The Disaster Artist: How James Franco managed to make a wide-release, studio film about a niche, film-fan joke

<i>If you’d like to listen to the interview this piece is built around instead, you can do so below, here or through podcast apps here.</i><p>“Oh my God, you</i> …

Tommy Wiseau