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You've heard of the Emmy Awards, now take in our top moments with the Envy Awards

Aug 22, 2019 • 11:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

Every year, The Envelope looks beyond the best actor and actress awards to bring you the Envys, special honors for those special TV moments. …

Column: Middle school is the new high school. Catch up, pop culture

Aug 22, 2019 • 11:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

Middle school is the new high school, so why do film and TV continue to insist that life begins in ninth grade? …

‘Give Me Liberty’ Review: A Wild Ride With a Virtuoso of Chaos

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:39 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

In this jolt of a movie, a driver and a passenger hurtle through Milwaukee together, finding each other as they open up a …

Vegas Escapes: A Tim Burton twist at the Neon Museum

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:30 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

Nothing director Tim Burton does is without surprise. So expect the unexpected and the bizarre when his Las Vegas exhibit opens Oct. 15. And those …

Column: The Player: In the Trump era, can games about killing Nazis be just 'for fun'?

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:05 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

"Through the Darkest of Times," set in Nazi-era Germany, asks players: Would you resist? Its developers say that if your game doesn't include the …

L.A.'s Music Center was built as an aloof city on a hill. Can a remade plaza change that?

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

The Los Angeles Music Center will unveil its $41 million plaza revamp by Rios Clementi Hale Studios on Aug. 28. The project is meant to connect the …

'Pose,' 'Succession,' 'This Is Us': Plan out a story arc or just go with the flow?

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

For the showrunners of shows such as "Pose" and "This Is Us," planning a story into the future can result in a satisfying ending. But flying by the …

At the Bauhaus, Music Was More Than a Hobby

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The influential design school never had a proper music department. But musical thinking permeated the lives of its students and …

George Takei, on a mission, targets young readers with graphic memoir

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

With "They Called Us Enemy," George Takei details childhood years in Japanese Americans internment camps. …

A Film Career Built on Videotape (Sex and Lies, Too)

Aug 22, 2019 • 10:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

On the 30th anniversary of “Sex, Lies and Videotape,” a look back at Steven Soderbergh’s first feature and how it changed the independent film …

Taylor Swift Says She Will Rerecord Her Old Music. Here’s How.

Aug 22, 2019 • 9:02 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The singer and songwriter could gain control by creating new master recordings of material that has been sold. It’s a drastic, but not unheard-of …

Puzzle No. 3507

Aug 22, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture The Nation  

Joshua Kosman and Henri Picciotto The post Puzzle No. 3507 appeared first on The Nation . …

As Trump fans flames on Israeli-Palestinian conflict, HBO's gripping 'Our Boys' leaps into the fire

Aug 22, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

As Trump attacks Jewish Democrats and Muslim congresswomen, HBO's "Our Boys," set amid the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, walks a political tightrope. …

I invited Mary Ann to a Gilligan-themed tiki party — and she showed up

Aug 22, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

A half century after Mary Ann got off the island, we're taking her back. Dawn Wells joins us for a Gilligan-themed tiki party in Echo Park. …

Back to the Future With Pierre Cardin’s Space-Age Fashion

Aug 22, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The Brooklyn Museum opens its doors to the 97-year-old French designer, still defined by his groovy late ’60s …

Bon Iver’s Great Escape

Aug 22, 2019 • 8:00 AM ET Culture The Nation  

Marcus J. Moore What began as a solo folk act has swelled into a collaborative and ecstatic mix of rock, pop, gospel, and more.  The post Bon Iver’s …

‘Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles’ Review: Inside a Broadway … Tradition!

Aug 22, 2019 • 7:06 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

A fascinating love letter to “Fiddler on the Roof” asks: What makes the quintessentially Jewish musical speak to …

Dismantling Transphobia at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Aug 22, 2019 • 7:00 AM ET Culture The Nation  

Elliot Ross Three performances at the world’s biggest arts festival react to transphobic rhetoric in the UK. The post Dismantling Transphobia at the …

‘Angel Has Fallen’ Review: Returning to Grace, One Bullet at a Time

Aug 22, 2019 • 7:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The hero of ‘Olympus Has Fallen’ and ‘London Has Fallen’ finds himself on the run in a sequel steeped in today’s …

‘Friedkin Uncut’ Review: An Acclaimed Director Accepts Many Compliments

Aug 22, 2019 • 7:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

In a new documentary, Quentin Tarantino, Willem Dafoe and others genuflect at the altar of William Friedkin, the director behind “The French …