Linda Holmes appears in the following:
Friday, November 18, 2016
On this week's show, we talk about one of our favorite movies in a while and we offer some music and other stuff that can give you a boost when you need one.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Arrival is, like many of our most beloved stories, deeply committed to the idea that knowledge and understanding are the paths to follow.
Friday, October 28, 2016
We bring you two Halloween-themed segments from our west coast tour: Mallory Ortberg joins us for a Halloween candy debate, and Audie Cornish sits down for our super-difficult Halloween quiz.
Friday, October 14, 2016
This week in a special episode, we're featuring three conversations with interesting folks from movies, television, and books (about television).
Friday, October 07, 2016
Bob Mondello joins us for a look at the fall films from the Toronto International Film Festival, and we jump into our annual fall television pool.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
On her penultimate day at the Toronto International Film Festival, Linda Holmes reviews three films about family and various forms of loss.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Both the new Fox comedy Son of Zorn and the returning The Last Man on Earth buck conventional sitcom tropes to build worlds where the humor is broader and the concepts higher.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
On Day 5 of the Toronto International Film Festival, Linda Holmes reviews a romance set amid the Armenian genocide, a musical about Hollywood, and a Jackie Kennedy biopic.
Monday, September 12, 2016
On her fourth day at the Toronto International Film Festival, Linda Holmes saw five movies. Pour out some maple syrup for her. (Also reviewed: Boundaries, Just Not Married)
Sunday, September 11, 2016
On Linda Holmes' third day at the Toronto International Film Festival, she caught a new film from Christopher Guest, a lifeless movie starring Blake Lively, and a rock documentary.
Saturday, September 10, 2016
In Linda Holmes' second dispatch from the Toronto International Film Festival, she covers movies that range from alien encounters and tree-shaped monsters to riffs on Shakespeare.
Friday, September 09, 2016
In Linda Holmes' first dispatch from the Toronto International Film Festival, she reviews films about a civil rights case, gunslinging, a strained marriage and a warm, talky family.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Today, a TV show's style doesn't tell you as much as it used to. A traditional network workplace sitcom slyly breaks with tradition, and an edgy cable sitcom hides a beating human heart.
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
We look at three fall shows that step away from generic, broad-appeal TV concepts and come straight from the specific sensibilities of their creators.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
The casting of Ryan Lochte on Dancing With The Stars is an awfully speedy performance by the Hollywood redemption machine.
Friday, August 26, 2016
On this week's show, we visit with Disney's latest live-action effort and talk about why kids have, and love, their friendly monsters.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
It may be a recent arrival in original TV content, but YouTube has rolled out a pleasantly traditional romcom about friends who may or may not (oh, come on) fall in love.
Friday, August 19, 2016
Brittany Luse and Kiana Fitzgerald join the roundtable for a chat about Netflix's The Get Down and what Linda Holmes learned at the annual Television Critics Association press tour.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Broadcast and cable networks unveiled their fall lineup to television critics. NPR looks ahead at the good, the bad and the ugly for the upcoming TV season, and how the business is changing.
Thursday, August 04, 2016
Linda Holmes has been to 77 press conferences and counting (including one about a duck documentary); she updates us on what the networks are prepping for fall.