SAN SEBASTIAN — The state of Latin America's film industry is not what it was. No, señor: Compared to even just a decade back, most ways you take it, it's now much better. From Monday thru Wednesday…
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Al Jazeera America is off to a sluggish ratings start as expected. According to Nielsen data for Monday as it kicked off its first full week, AJAM’s most popular primetime show was “America Tonight,”…
MANAA, the Media Action Network for Asian American, fired off a letter to Fox on Thursday demanding network executives re-shoot "racist" scenes from Seth MacFarlanes upcoming sitcom "Dads."
Brooding and gloomy, "Broadchurch" is a grudgingly effective crime drama — managing to pull viewers through its grinding, "The Killing"-like paces even as its plethora of cop-drama cliches become…
As Disney readies to release its animated "Cars"-spinoff "Planes" next month, the studio has a high-flying promotional partner in American Airlines. Disney and the airline are collaborating on a…
Usually, one is well advised to be wary of TV's micro portraits devised to illustrate macro trends. Yet "Two American Families" is such a potent treatise on the U.S.' struggling middle class — as…
Simon Cowell has meted out his share of criticism as a judge of musical talent. So hopefully he can endure some leveled at him in hastening the descent of "American Idol," whose ratings decline &mdash…
Jim Jarmusch tweaks the vampire genre slightly in this sweet but slight love story about world-weary hipster bloodsuckers.
Kristin Scott Thomas easily upstages Ryan Gosling's near-catatonic turn in this reunion of "Drive" director and star.
This attractively packaged, moderately enjoyable account of China's rags-to-riches history lacks a contempo pulse.