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THR Year in Review 2017

Broadway Pulverizes Annual Box-Office Record, Hurdling $1.6 Billion

Lin-Manuel Miranda's unstoppable smash led the charge, with newer hits like 'Hello, Dolly!,' 'Dear Evan Hansen,' 'Come From Away' and 'Springsteen on Broadway' joining perennials to pump grosses for…

Critic’s Notebook: Daniel Fienberg’s “Second” 10 Best TV Shows of 2017

The Fien Print continues to celebrate 2017's standouts with a pair of Netflix animated shows, a big Emmy favorite and David Lynch's return to the small screen.

Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the Worst TV of 2017

Tim Goodman and Daniel Fienberg sift through the dreck, the colossal disappointments and the major miscalculations of the year, so you don't have to.

The Best Comics of 2017

From bike trips across the U.S. to existential escapes that never happen, this year had some pretty amazing comics.

Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the Worst Films of 2017

From inept tentpoles to an auteur misfire, laugh-free comedies to a particularly exploitative disaster flick, these were the worst movies of the year.

12 Movies That Left the Real World Behind in 2017

This year, fantasy and sci-fi films brought viewers to a casino planet, a paradisiacal island inhabited only by women and a virtual jungle.

Critics’ Notebook: Besson Fizzled but ‘Raw,’ ‘BPM,’ ‘Faces Places’ Elevated Minor Year for French Films

The Hollywood Reporter's Paris-based critics reflect on French cinema in 2017, which saw a surprise presidential victory, a mostly unexceptional homegrown crop in Cannes and a major international…

13 Broadway Breakout Stars of 2017

The Hollywood Reporter spotlights some of the fresh faces who turned heads on the Great White Way this year.

Hollywood Reporter Critics’ 10 Favorite TV Episodes of 2017

A fresh perspective on a classic Hitchcock scene, a surreal California detour, a reckoning with God unlike any other, a nightmarish memory inside another memory, a confronting #MeToo moment and a…

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Top 10 Films and TV Shows of 2017

From 'I Am Not Your Negro' and 'Wonder Woman' in film to 'Ozark' and 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' in TV, the THR columnist and NBA Hall of Famer offers his rundown of the year's best entertainment.

Hollywood Reporter Critics’ 10 Favorite TV Performances of 2017

From Carrie Coon's double-whammy in 'The Leftovers' and 'Fargo' through Michael McKean's sly scene-stealing on 'Better Call Saul' to Frankie Shaw's breakthrough with 'SMILF,' these actors delivered…

Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the Best Documentaries of 2017

From a French cinema legend's bittersweet road-trip chronicle to examinations of the Rodney King case, Istanbul cats, Baltimore rats and more, here were the best non-fiction films of the year.