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Chris Pratt in Amazon’s ‘The Terminal List’: TV Review

The actor headlines this starry series adaptation of Jack Carr's novel about a Navy SEAL trying to unravel a vast conspiracy related to his team's disastrous final mission.

‘Sophia’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

Jon Kasbe and Crystal Moselle's documentary, heading to Showtime later this year, looks at inventor David Hanson and his attempts to bring artificial intelligence to one rubbery robot.

AMC’s ‘Dark Winds’: TV Review

Zahn McClarnon and Kiowa Gordon star as Tony Hillerman's Navajo police partners in this 1970s-set drama, directed by Chris Eyre and featuring Robert Redford and George R. R. Martin among producers.

‘Queer as Folk’: How the Pulse Survivors Helped Shape the Peacock Series

Welcome to the 172nd episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter’s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executives and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or […]

‘Butterfly in the Sky’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

LeVar Burton and his PBS favorite 'Reading Rainbow' get the documentary retrospective treatment courtesy of directors Bradford Thomason and Brett Whitcomb.

Jeff Bridges in FX’s ‘The Old Man’: TV Review

Bridges plays a former intelligence operative forced out of hiding when a government agent (John Lithgow) pursues him in a series adaptation of Thomas Perry's novel.

‘P-Valley’ Creator Katori Hall on Season 2 of the Starz Stripper Drama

Welcome to the 172nd episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter’s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executives and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, as […]

Starz’s ‘P-Valley’ Season 2: TV Review

Katori Hall's Mississippi Delta strip club drama returns with a second season set in 2020 amid the COVID pandemic and the summer of racial injustice protests.

Ben Whishaw in AMC+’s ‘This Is Going to Hurt’: TV Review

The actor plays an overworked London OBGYN doctor battling bureaucracy and his inner demons in AMC+ and Sundance Now's adaptation of creator Adam Kay's memoir.

‘TV’s Top 5’: The Latest on J.J. Abrams, ‘Survivor’ and ‘Stranger Things’

Welcome to the 171st episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter’s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executives and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, […]

Hulu’s ‘Shoresy’: TV Review

Jared Keeso's hockey-centric spinoff from 'Letterkenny' arrives on Hulu with Keeso's previously faceless Shoresy at the center of an underdog comedy that strongly resembles 'Slap Shot.'

‘Better Call Saul’ Writer-Director on the Midseason Finale’s Shocking End

Longtime 'Better Call Saul' and 'Breaking Bad' writer-director-producer Thomas Schnauz spoke about the shocking twist at the end of the 'Saul' season six midseason finale, 'Plan and Execution.'

Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Season 4: TV Review

The Emmy-winning homage to early Steven Spielberg and Stephen King returns with seven overstuffed episodes of monsters, mayhem, scientific exploration and coming-of-age comedy.