Judd Apatow

The Artist Has Been Rebuked. Now What Do We Do With His Art?

The responses have been breathtaking in their speed and decisiveness. Another powerful man in media or entertainment is accused of being a sexual predator. He admits it, or not. He comes under investigation, or quits, or is fired. And all at once, his work — no matter how much people liked it …

Alfred Hitchcock

10 things you need to watch on Netflix this December

<b>If you’re looking for a break from all the festive TV specials this December, look no further than Netflix.</b><p>Over the final 31 days of the year, the …

Award Shows

James Franco: ‘I was certainly taking myself too seriously before. But who doesn’t?’

His riotous new film, The Disaster Artist, is one of the best in a fascinating but patchy career. So how did this notorious workaholic with a fear of failure learn to laugh at himself?<p>James Franco, the stoner’s comedian inside a workaholic arthouse auteur trapped in a Hollywood leading man’s body, …

James Franco

Everything coming to Netflix Canada this December

Canada just got its winter forecast, and it’s looking like an <i>inside</i> winter, which means all the more time for movies, and TV.Who better to satisfy …

Netflix

Netflix adds 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2,' 'Little Rascals' to its December library

Netflix is wrapping up 2017 with a few gifts for viewers -- and some disappointments, too.<p>Come December, the streaming service will pull fan-favorite comedy "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" as well as family movies like "Holes" and "Pirates of the Caribbean 2: The Curse of the Black Pearl." But …

Netflix

‘The Big Sick’ Scribe On “The Naked Feeling” Of Telling Her Own Story | Deadline

“A Pakistani stand-up comedian falls in love with a young woman who promptly falls into a coma.” This kind of elevator pitch would feel contrived, if …

TV

34 new Netflix original shows and movies will debut in December – here’s the full list

This has been a fantastic year for Netflix, both on the business side of things and in terms of the company’s efforts with original content. So many …

Netflix

George Miller's aborted Justice League movie: what went wrong?

In an alternate dimension, Armie Hammer’s role in Call Me by Your Name would have been a risky departure for an actor best known for playing Batman. Mad Max: Fury Road may never have happened. And Megan Gale would have been a name on everybody’s lips.<p>These were elements of Justice League: Mortal, …

Armie Hammer

28 Facts About "Freaks And Geeks" That'll Make You Appreciate The Show Even More

Paul Feig dreams of turning the show into a stage musical. So do I tbh.

Comedy

Comedies Speak Truth to Power in Golden Globes Race

Typically, the Golden Globe Award for best motion picture comedy/musical has been a mixed bag. Only once in the last decade has the victor — 2012’s …

Award Shows

New on Netflix UK in December 2017: the best movies and TV shows coming soon

The Crown season 2, Will Smith's Bright and Love Actually lead a fantastic festive line-up<p>By Ben Allen<p>Netflix has saved two of its biggest releases …

Netflix

Comedy or not, 'Get Out' stands out in the year's awards field

The movie year seems destined to conclude the way it essentially began: With everybody talking about “Get Out.”<p>Director Jordan Peele’s horror …

Awards

Lena Dunham's controversies, from wishing she had abortion to defending accused rapist

Lena Dunham's controversial comments defending a “Girls” writer accused of raping an underage girl made headlines last week, but it’s far from the first time her words have caused an uproar. The actress, author and producer is no stranger to controversy, and she’s often had to apologize for the …

Feminism

19 People Share the Movies and TV Shows They Watch to Get Over a Breakup

In March, I went through a heinous breakup. I was shocked by my then-boyfriend's decision to break things off (via text message!), and I was <i>not</i> doing …

Netflix

It's Time for a Tour de Friends

When it comes to meaningful male bonding, after-work drinks won’t cut it. To truly connect with your friends (and yourself), you need to hit the road.<p>Step 1: This is not a bachelor party. It’s more worthwhile than that.<p>The emails (subject: Ski Trip!!!) begin arriving just after Labor Day. They are …

Grand Teton National Park

Big Sunday charity prepares for big holiday help

For many people, the holidays are a time to enjoy food with family and friends. But that is not possible for many others, who aren't even sure where …

Southern California

Morrissey: Backlash after singer's comments on Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey

Morrissey has attracted a huge backlash after comments he made about alleged victims of sexual abuse.<p>In an interview with German publication <i>Der</i> …

Morrissey

A Brief History of Lena Dunham Being Sorry

No one can issue an apology quite like Lena Dunham, which comes from years and years and <i>years</i> of practice. While her preferred platform for …

Feminism

Movie Oral Histories, Vol. 4

Turns out that growing up with brothers is a good way to prepare for a movie with lots of fight scenes. And being the Borg Queen means starting your …

That Male Ejaculate on Insecure Was Made of Pina Colada Mix

During Issa Rae’s Wine Down at Vulture Festival L.A., the topic of sex was naturally part of the conversation — in particular, the scene between Issa …

Entertainment

Women's 'radical rage' propels Hollywood sex abuse allegations

Tsunami of accusations is like 1950s 'Red scare' except this time the accused are guilty, writes Joel Rubinoff.

Feminism

Who Is Murray Miller? Lena Dunham Defends 'Girls' Writer Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

"Girls" writer-producer Murray Miller was accused Friday of sexually assaulting "Passenger" actress Aurora Perrineau. Perrineau filed a report of the …

News (U.S.)

9 Must-Watch Movie Trailers Of The Week [18.11.17]

This week’s treasure trove of movie trailers kicked off with everyone’s favourite mouthy Merc impersonating beloved TV painter Bob Ross for the …

Movies

The power of silence in an always-on world

Explorer and writer Erling Kagge’s latest book was inspired by a solo walk to the South Pole<p>about 5 hours ago<p>Erling Kagge has led a life so …

News (Ireland)

It Took America Under 10 Years to Forgive Mel Gibson. What Will It Take to Get Rid of Abusers For Good?

I never would have believed you if you’d warned me. But somehow, it took America under 10 years to forgive Mel Gibson.<p>Gibson’s well-deserved downfall took up much of the early 2000s. Here are some highlights: When he got arrested for drunk driving in 2006, he called the arresting officer “sugar …

Mel Gibson

‘Lady Dynamite’ Star Maria Bamford Is the ‘Ultimate Artist’ Who Isn’t Afraid to Get Naked for Laughs That Cut Deep

The legendary stand-up comedian and "Dynamite" co-creator Pam Brady tackle agism, the patriarchy, and more in a deft Netflix series that attracts …

Entertainment

Ellen DeGeneres, Diplo, & More Blast Trump Elephant Trophy Ban Reversal

In one of the most shocking and confounding examples of Pres. Trump's many reversals of efforts enacted by the Obama White House, the administration …

Pop Music

Jason Segel Opens Up About Life Outside of Hollywood, New Book ‘Otherworld’

<b>Jason Segel</b> lives on an orange grove in Ojai, California, now and we volunteer to be his roomie. The actor stopped by <i>On Air With Ryan Seacrest</i> on …

Entertainment

The Great LA Walk makes the case for walkability

If you're driving along Beverly Boulevard Saturday, you might see hundreds of people walking as a group, heading west.<p>They're probably a part of the …

Los Angeles

From Preet: Judd Apatow

<b>Preet Bharara’s new podcast, “Stay Tuned with Preet” on CAFE, is now live. Listen here on Apple Podcasts.</b><p>There has been a lot of news recently about …

Preet Bharara