Duran Duran

Paper Gods

Warner Bros.

Sep 16, 2015 Music Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

It's easier than it should be to make fun of Duran Duran. Their 1980s heyday saw them churn out some of the greatest pop melodies of the era"Hungry Like the Wolf" is an all-time great, no matter what anyone says.  More

Uncle John

Studio: FilmBuff
Directed by Steven Piet

Sep 16, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

A riveting Midwestern murder mystery. More

Sep 15, 2015 Books Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

Jon Morris' knowledge of comic book history is immediately and readily apparent in his delightful-and insightful-accounting of some of the medium's most "half-baked heroes." In The League of Regrettable Superheroes, Morris wittily breaks down the shortcomings of a hundred different caped and costumed vigilantes whose collective kryptonite proved to be the test of time.  More

Prophet’s Prey

Studio: Showtime
Directed by Amy Berg

Sep 15, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

Prophet’s Prey digs deep into the demons lurking within a hotly contentious church that exists outside of mainstream American religion.  More

Sep 15, 2015 Music Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

Old World Underground, Where Are You Now? aged with such grace that it still prompts the question: Why weren't Metric pulled into the popular ring when it debuted in 2003? Its snappy guitar lines and whiplashed words were poppy enough for the radio but smirked with its own personality.  More

The Bastard Executioner

FX, Tuesdays 10/9 Central

Sep 14, 2015 TV Web Exclusive

Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter returns to FX Networks with The Bastard Executioner, a bloody, medieval saga about Wilkin Brattle, a war-weary 14th Century soldier trying very unsuccessfully to live a life of peace.  More

Breathe

Studio: Film Movement
Directed by Mélanie Laurent

Sep 14, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

Breathe makes it clear that Mélanie Laurent is just as electrifying behind the camera as she is in front of it. More

Sep 14, 2015 Music Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

Battles' debut Mirrored is still one of the most notable albums of the last several years. It managed to present a wholly weird soundexperimental rock built not on electronics, but filtered through them in a visceral and unique wayand somehow masquerade it as pop music. More

Sep 11, 2015 Comic Books Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

Scott Snyder's run on Batman might not get any better than it does in Batman Vol. 7: Endgame. Collecting issues 35-40, Endgame sees The Joker return to Gotham with one mission onlykill Batman.  More