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Showtime, Friday July 12 at 9 p.m.

Jul 12, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

Rick Rubin's career is so eclectic, so influential, so mind-blowingly successful, it's difficult to wrap your head around the fact that it belongs to just one person. It's fitting that the Showtime four-part docu-series Shangri-La is shot primarily at Rubin's mythical studio of the same name.  More

Leaving Neverland

HBO, Sunday March 3 and Monday March 4

Mar 03, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

Leaving Neverland, a sprawling account of alleged sexual abuse at the hands of Michael Jackson, was set for controversy from the moment it premiered at this year's Sundance Film Festival.   More

Jan 25, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

The Good Place mastered the art of the season finale ages ago. "Pandemonium," its third season finale, nevertheless ups the show's ante. It is unilaterally the show's most heartbreaking episode to date. More

Jan 17, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

One of The Good Place's defining features is that its frequent setting and plot changes don't derail its poignancy and believability. "Chidi Sees the Time-Knife," the series' newest episode, deviates from this trend. More

True Detective: Season 3

HBO, Sundays at 10 p.m.

Jan 11, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

Anthology series have become the most interesting programs to watch on television these days, attracting major talent on both sides of the camera. Heading into its third season, True Detective is now headlined by Oscar-winning actor Mahershala Ali as the lead detective on a new case. More

Jan 10, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

"You still thinking about what's on the other side of that door?" More

Dec 12, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

This is The Good Place. Not The Good Placein "Janet(s)," everyone finally makes it to the actual Good Place. But it doesn't come easily. More

Nov 15, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

The Good Place is losing its footing somewhat, but at least it's having fun doing it. In "Don't Let the Good Life Pass You By," Michael and Janet travel to rural Canada to visit the man, the myth, the legend himself: Doug Forcett. More

Nov 08, 2018 TV Web Exclusive

Free will: Does it exist? Although this question may seem bizzare to ask, it isn't off limits in philosophy. The Good Place's latest episode, "The Worst Possible Use of Free Will," goes deep on it. More