Netflix’s ‘Bolívar’ reduces hero’s tale to irredeemable melodrama
South America's larger-than-life liberator gets an unworthy, cheap series.
Netflix’s ‘Unit 42’ soars on the chemistry of its unlikely lead partners
The Belgian cybercrime procedural hits Netflix after debuting in its native country in 2017.
‘What/If’ is virtually unwatchable, yet impossible to turn off
'What/If' is a show of grand nothingness, with just enough sugary calories to justify its own existence.
Hulu and George Clooney strike gold with ‘Catch-22’
The miniseries nails down core revelations from Joseph Heller's seminal novel.
‘ReMastered: The Lion’s Share’ looks at the thorny history of a ubiquitous pop song
You've heard 'The Lion Sleeps Tonight.' But you probably haven't heard its whole story.
Every installment of Netflix’s ‘ReMastered,’ ranked
The music documentary series explores the lives and careers of several legendary artists.
‘Chernobyl’ doesn’t just dramatize the past—it draws grim parallels to the present
The United Nations' biodiversity report points to an impending ecological disaster that we refuse to alleviate—much like the Chernobyl catastrophe.
‘ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads’ reframes the story of a blues enigma
The music doc separates fact from fiction regarding the Delta blues legend.
HBO’s ‘Native Son’ is a moody and challenging adaptation of a classic
'Moonlight's Ashton Sanders comes of age in this heartbreaking film.
‘Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas’ returns for season 2 at the perfect moment
The best late-night series you're not watching returns.
‘ReMastered: The Miami Showband Massacre’ revisits one of Ireland’s greatest tragedies
The latest in Netflix's music doc series explores the 1975 Miami Showband killings.
‘Delhi Crime’ tackles inequality and women’s rights
Netflix's true-crime miniseries tells a powerful story despite its Blue Lives Matter-esque sermonizing.
Daniel Caesar dons cape for whiteness—and gets canceled
The Grammy-winner defends YesJulz, and picks a puzzling hill to die on.
HBO’s ‘The Case Against Adnan Syed’ is immensely watchable
'Serial' lovers didn't realize they needed this.
‘Leaving Neverland’ is a brutal document of reckoning
The graphic documentary highlights an issue that extends far beyond the alleged actions of one celebrity.
In ‘Losers,’ no one prepares for defeat—they survive it
The Netflix docuseries allows time and space for the humanity that's often lost between adversity and triumph.