acting

Paul Newman 101: Your Guide to the Great Actor’s Most Pivotal Roles

Brick. Fast Eddie. Hud. Luke. Butch Cassidy. The Oscar-winner played restless men whose flaws were as potent as their charisma.

‘Coastal Elites’ Wants You to Know That Liberals Are People, Too

Consisting of monologues from five left-leaning characters grappling with Trump and COVID-19, this HBO film can’t always transcend its actorly gimmick and blinkered worldview

The 15 Movies You Need to Watch to Understand Michael Caine’s Career

With his seventh Christopher Nolan collaboration hitting theaters (maybe?) soon, let’s look back at the beloved British movie icon’s career highlights (well, mostly)

Kevin Bacon and the Long Shadow of ‘Footloose’

The young theater actor wanted to be Robert De Niro. But the smash 1984 teen drama ended up turning him into the kind of pop star that always made him uncomfortable. His career ever since has been a journey to both escape and make peace with that film’s legacy.