Sarah Shourd did 410 days in solitary after famously getting arrested hiking in Iran. But putting total isolation on the stage wasn't easy.
We meet the Danish director in his hometown of Copenhagen before the release of his new dark drama The Neon Demon to discuss the intersection between Hollywood and European cinema.
Why is a man nicknamed "Tostitos Tyler" harassing a cashier in a viral video? Why does he need to be such a dick? Is there a reason anything happens to anyone?
In Hollywood, female roles are three times more likely to involve nudity.
From Tom Hiddleston to Benedict Cumberbatch, most of the Brits in Hollywood went to one of three small schools in London. But what really goes on there?
Sarah's Kane's Cleansed features torture, butt-fucking, and cutting off tongues—but the people who have fainted watching it say more about theater-goers than about the text.
The family saga is returning to Netflix for a seventh season. Hopefully now it will be remembered as more than just a source of Rory reaction GIFs.
We talked to director Sophie Hyde about her new film, which was shot only on Tuesdays, every Tuesday, for one whole year.
True Detective's central plot and very hardboiled, very white characters feel lifted from a bygone era.
The episode was so understated that you may have missed these mind-blowing Easter eggs that Weiner put in for serious fans.
The murder saga that has made waves on both sides of the Atlantic—for its sexually charged coverage as much as anything else—appears to finally be over.
I told the guest booker that I had a meth-addicted boyfriend who was having too much anonymous sex on Grindr.
In the late 90s, Russell T. Davies changed everything with Queer as Folk. Next week, he's back with Cucumber, Banana, Tofu—a threesome of multi-platform gay programming with plenty of cock talk.
We spoke to its director and star, Angus Sampson, about becoming a troubled genius.
Don't you hate how television is now a pile of shitty reality TV shows and binge-watching dramas? It isn't what it was 700,000 years ago in outer space.
Rob Ford: The Musical could very well be terrible, but we went down to check out the auditions for the role of Toronto's crack-smoking mayor anyway.
Annie Baker, who won the Pulitzer for her play The Flick, believes that "every single person on this planet is a genius and an idiot" and "any given person you walk by on the street could be brilliant and also deluded and insane."
Blood sport has been an important part of cultures across the globe for centuries. As long as people have been gathering to watch spectacles, those spectacles have included violent displays that tickle the innate human desire to watch things get totally k…
This is one of James Purdy's last unpublished manuscripts. Written in 1978, the short play is every bit as uncompromising and brutal as his fiction.
The Haunted High School.