The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2013 | 18 Dec 2013 // 8:14 PM
As home video spins off into various immediate options -- streaming, simultaneous theatrical and digital release -- there are still many gems to uncover in the increasingly obsolete format.
The Guilty Pleasure TV Shows of 2011 | 11 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
Anthropomorphized food... insane soap opera creeepshows... and at least one example of the 'Unhappy Englander" on holiday. Must be time for the guiltiest of TV fare.
Can Television Be a Solution to Hollywood's Diversity Problem? | 18 Feb 2015 // 8:30 PM
We are living in the second Golden Age of Television, and not just because the writing is so good: TV is where we can tune in for real diversity.
'American Horror Story: Asylum': The Insanity is Back | 16 Oct 2012 // 11:40 PM
In posing its new mysteries, American Horror Story: Asylum reintroduces the first season's nightmarish craziness but also sets it within a coherent basic history.
'American Horror Story' Asks When Horrible Things Happen to People, What Do They Become? | 4 Oct 2011 // 11:04 PM
Contradictions, whether embodied by Vivian or found in her new haunted home, exemplify what works and what doesn’t about American Horror Story.
Anthologies, 'American Horror Story', and the Disposability of Pulp Storytelling | 25 Feb 2015 // 3:00 AM
This show embraced its reputation for the weird and the strange, but it's storytelling methods are among the messiest in television.
Women Are on Top in 'American Horror Story: Coven' | 25 Nov 2013 // 4:59 AM
No show in recent memory has showcased such powerful and alluring women, and the performances of Jessica Lange, Emma Roberts, and Angela Bassett are pitch-perfect.
'American Horror Story': Twisty the Clown Actor John Carroll Lynch Is Scary Good | 22 Oct 2014 // 9:00 AM
When “American Horror Story” creator Ryan Murphy first contacted actor John Carroll Lynch about a possible role on the fourth season of his gleefully deranged
‘American Horror Story’ gruesome and kinky, is like no other TV before | 3 Nov 2011 // 1:35 AM
Believe it or not, the title of FX’s new series, “American Horror Story,” is actually an understatement. Grotesque, terrifying, brutal, and kinky, “American Horror