This Is Us depicts the dangers of life alone and the complications of life together.
Kathryn Reklis reviews film, TV, and more
The new Black Panther series uses genre conventions to say something true.
Westworld’s claim is that memory leads to consciousness, which leads to violence.
Fantastic Beasts diagnoses how rising fear leads to demonizing others.
The Truth podcast—with actors' voices, music, and sound effects—is a radio drama for today.
Nat Turner led a slave rebellion. He also heard the voice of God.
On HBO's new series, a young Muslim is accused of murder. But whether he's guilty isn't the point.
Stranger Things reassures us that the stories of the past can give us the courage to face whatever danger looms.
In a gallery or on Instagram, a camera's lens poses ethical questions.
It’s too bad that Bad Moms sets up its conflict as one between women.
The Musée de l'Homme has a new look. It asks timeless questions.
Preacher has enough violence to satisfy a small planet of adolescent boys. It also has church budget meetings.
Eye in the Sky suggests a Godlike view of drone warfare. But what if we consider a different theological angle?
If we are looking for the moment that precipitated our fall into the media blitz that is our common life, we might consider the O. J. trial.
When I walk and talk with a friend, we share an intimate experience. Listening to a podcast is similar.