Whether playing affable idealists or obsessed lovers, Hollywood’s finest everyman was a master of subtlety and empathy
The Chairman of the Board is on the Mount Rushmore of the 20th century’s greatest vocalists. But he never stopped aspiring for movie stardom, which led to Oscars, some classic performances and a few cringe-y moments.
HBO’s long-running bro saga was atrocious television, an artifact of post-9/11 American rot. But it got one thing right: It accidentally revealed the ways shitty men fail upward.