Tuesday, December 30, 2014
2014 was another boundary-stretching, genre-pushing year on television.
Monday, December 29, 2014
The new Amazon Prime series "Mozart in the Jungle" is attracting attention for its A-list cast and racy look at the modern day classical music world. But how much of it is true?
Thursday, December 18, 2014
The Takeaway explores the backlash from the movie "The Interview," we look at what "Serial" teaches us about the criminal justice system, and we look at the future of Cuban baseball.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Apologies. This week's Movie Date podcast is coming to you late, from an abandoned room in Rafer's office building.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
It's Black Friday! What better time to watch good movies, bad movies, and maybe sit around in your sweatpants?
Friday, November 21, 2014
Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and Rafer and Kristen are rubbing their stomachs. Fortunately, there's both hunger and supermarkets on the big screens, vying for some attention.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
"Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist" ran on Comedy Central in the mid-90s, and creator Jonathan Katz is reviving the character as the TV show celebrates its 20th anniversary.
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Show creator Loren Bouchard talks about the dueling musicals featured in the upcoming season premiere, as well as his love for Casio keyboards and four-track cassette recorders.
Monday, September 08, 2014
At 77, he's still performing about 100 times a year, mostly on weekends. The New Yorker's Kelefa Sanneh traces the rise of Cosby's lovable comedy and his complicated politics.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Today The Takeaway explores everything from Syria's Bashar Al-Assad and the Obama White House, fantasy football, and diversity in American friendships.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Television loves Washington, and apparently so do viewers. We asked some inside-the-Beltway experts how 'VEEP' and 'House of Cards' stack up.