Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s latest PBS series does a good job of telling the writer’s life story, but doesn’t probe his thornier aspects.
Despite its laugh tracks and various winks and nods, the Marvel superhero series is lacking in its homage to iconic television.
From a report on sundown towns to interviews with Angela Davis and Emmett Till’s mother, here are highlights from the American Archive of Public Broadcasting.
The HBO true crime miniseries The Lady and the Dale argues that it’s just as important to highlight trans outlaws in addition to role models.
HBO’s weird and wonderful How To with John Wilson mines footage of everyday life for funny and surprising insights.
The docuseries City So Real takes a deep dive into the city amidst last year’s mayoral election and police brutality protests.
Master animator Genndy Tartakovsky pares the action genre down to its purest elements in Primal.
The Paul Rudd-narrated documentary series Tiny World takes an up-close look at Earth’s most diminutive denizens.
The series has returned for a fourth season of pitch-black humor and quirky characters.
Love in the Time of Corona is striking for looking like a normal production despite its constraints.
While the series often falters, season two feels less self-conscious about its status in this iconic franchise, and more willing to simply be itself.
While we all self-isolate at home, we thought we’d share what movies, shows, and other things we’ve been watching to keep ourselves entertained.