Isaiah Sherman

You’re Fired! The Top 10 Most Epic Pink Slip Scenes in the Movies

Article: You’re Fired! The Top 10 Most Epic Pink Slip Scenes in the Movies

Roll over Donald Trump! Everyone hates being let go, but some of our favorite movies take the painful process to awkward, heated and hilarious extremes. If you’ve ever been asked to clear out the proverbial desk, get ready to commiserate. These ten scenes put the “fire” in getting fired!

“L.A. Times” Calls “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Brilliant and Provocative

Article: “L.A. Times” Calls “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Brilliant and Provocative

This week, The Los Angeles Times calls THE HONORABLE WOMAN “a splendid example of the brave new world of television… a thing of beauty that would not have existed 10, or even five years ago.”

Bullets, Bonding and the Blues: The Top 10 Buddy Movies of the ’80s

Article: Bullets, Bonding and the Blues: The Top 10 Buddy Movies of the ’80s

There’s no genre more sentimental than the buddy movie. These films’ cozy pleasures feel as comfortable and familiar as a favorite sweater: the mismatched pair, the harrowing journey, the begrudging admiration. It can be easy to forget how much drama, fun and pure mayhem the best buddy movies unleash. Any one of these ten classics will remind you.

“The Telegraph” Is “Hooked”; “Indiewire” Applauds “THE HONORABLE WOMAN”

Article: “The Telegraph” Is “Hooked”; “Indiewire” Applauds “THE HONORABLE WOMAN”

This week, The Telegraph tells readers “why THE HONORABLE WOMAN has captured our hearts,” while Indiewire grills showrunner Hugo Blick on creating “an intimate, genre-bending spy thriller with grace and poise.”

What’s Up Next for the Cast of “RECTIFY”?

Article: What’s Up Next for the Cast of “RECTIFY”?

Can’t wait for RECTIFY Season 3? Keep up with the stars throughout their upcoming big and small-screen projects in the meantime.

“HuffPo” Lists 7 Reasons to Love “RECTIFY”; “Vox” Celebrates News of a Third Season

Article: “HuffPo” Lists 7 Reasons to Love “RECTIFY”; “Vox” Celebrates News of a Third Season

This week, The Huffington Post’s Sasha Bronner gives readers seven reasons the “elegant, lyrical” RECTIFY is her “favorite underrated show on TV”, while Vox applauds “one of TV’s best shows” and its Season 3 renewal. See what everyone is talking about, log in and watch the entire first episode of RECTIFY Season 2 right now.

Secrets and Lies: Top 10 Movies About Conspiracies

Article: Secrets and Lies: Top 10 Movies About Conspiracies

Nothing takes a thriller to the next level like a good conspiracy. We may dismiss wild theories in real life, but in movie-land every loose thread might start unraveling a web of lies. The really creepy part? Some of these stories are true. Put on your tin foil hat and check out our list of the ten best conspiracy flicks ever made!

3 “RECTIFY” Writers Discuss How the Magic Happens

Article: 3 “RECTIFY” Writers Discuss How the Magic Happens

We sat down with RECTIFY’s co-executive producer Victoria Morrow, writer Scott Teems, and assistant-turned-writer Kate Powers to discuss working with Ray McKinnon, their influences and how they get inside Daniel Holden’s head.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 4 (The Ribbon Cutter)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 4 (The Ribbon Cutter)

Beginning an episode-long flashback to eight years ago, Ephra thanks the Steins’ supporters for their loyalty and announces the next phase of The Stein Foundation’s plans to facilitate education in Palestine, though a conversation with Nessa reveals she has been the plans’ architect.

Meanwhile, Dame Julia, currently MI6’s deputy head, is charged with engineering the removal of her scandal-smeared but stubborn superior, Sir Christopher.

Songs from “RECTIFY” Episode 209 (Until You’re Blue)

Article: Songs from “RECTIFY” Episode 209 (Until You’re Blue)

Though Gabriel Mann’s original score provides the majority of RECTIFY‘s soundtrack, music supervisor Linda Cohen works alongside creator Ray McKinnon to pick just the right outside tracks for certain special moments.

“EW” Calls “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” a “Stunning Tightrope Walk”

Article: “EW” Calls “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” a “Stunning Tightrope Walk”

Additionally, The Hollywood Reporter interviews Maggie Gyllenhaal on the “thought-provoking” series.

“A.V. Club” Applauds “RECTIFY’s” Dialogue; “Entertainment Weekly” Digs Into Series Themes

Article: “A.V. Club” Applauds “RECTIFY’s” Dialogue; “Entertainment Weekly” Digs Into Series Themes

This week, The A.V. Club celebrates RECTIFY’s naturalistic dialogue in a review honing in on the relationship between Daniel and Tawney, while Entertainment Weekly reflects on the series’ silences. See what everyone is talking about, log in and watch the entire first episode of RECTIFY Season 2 right now.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 3 (The Killing Call)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 3 (The Killing Call)

Nessa receives a call from the kidnappers asking if her secret is safe. Nessa asks the man on the phone to tell her something that proves he knows her terrible secret. The kidnapper tells Nessa, “You burned my face,” confirming her worst fears.

Nessa and Atika debate going public with the truth about their abduction in Gaza, but Atika insists on keeping silent. Rachel asks Atika to share the story with the police, while Ephra defends Atika’s right to privacy.

“THE APPROVAL MATRIX” Host Neal Brennan Talks With Seth Meyers, Brian Lehrer and “Laughspin”

Article: “THE APPROVAL MATRIX” Host Neal Brennan Talks With Seth Meyers, Brian Lehrer and “Laughspin”

Fans of New York Magazine’s “wildly popular” backpage feature and pop culture devotees around the world are gearing up for the premiere of THE APPROVAL MATRIX, August 11, 11/10C on SundanceTV. Moviefone previews an episode featuring discussion of binge-watching and bad TV endings, while host Neal Brennan appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers.

Robin Williams’ Top 5 Non-Funny Movies

Article: Robin Williams’ Top 5 Non-Funny Movies

You know him for his unique, high-octane comic performances, and even when movies cranks up the drama Robin Williams naturally inhabits characters with such good-natured liveliness he can’t help but make you smile. Or so you thought. Check out these five films to watch the man behind Flubber and Good Will Hunting turn off the charm and go as dark as dark gets in five very different, equally chilling ways.

Songs From “RECTIFY” Episode 208 (The Great Destroyer)

Article: Songs From “RECTIFY” Episode 208 (The Great Destroyer)

Though Gabriel Mann’s original score provides the majority of RECTIFY‘s soundtrack, music supervisor Linda Cohen works alongside creator Ray McKinnon to pick just the right outside tracks for certain special moments.

“EW” Analyzes “RECTIFY’s” Dreams; “A.V. Club” Applauds Its Visual Sense

Article: “EW” Analyzes “RECTIFY’s” Dreams; “A.V. Club” Applauds Its Visual Sense

This week, The A.V. Club celebrates RECTIFY’s cinematography and art direction, while Entertainment Weekly digs into series themes of “dreams and hallucinations”. See what everyone is talking about, watch the entire first episode of RECTIFY Season 2 right now.

Critics Call “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” “Magnificent” and “Rewardingly Complex”

Article: Critics Call “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” “Magnificent” and “Rewardingly Complex”

THE HONORABLE WOMAN is captivating audiences and critics everywhere from TIME to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. The new series has been hailed as an “extremely impressive” exploration of both family dynamics and international politics and a “brilliantly acted” showcase for stars Maggie Gyllenhaal and Stephen Rea.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 2 (The Unfaithful Husband)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 2 (The Unfaithful Husband)

Eight years ago. In a holding cell in Gaza, Nessa and Atika wake to the sound of a man screaming.

Cut to present day. Nessa sleeps with a bodyguard filling in for injured Nathaniel. She then reveals she has deduced the new bodyguard’s identity: an undercover MI5 agent working for Sir Hugh.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 1 (The Empty Chair)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 1 (The Empty Chair)

A still shot of open shutters creaking in the wind. The sounds of children talking, a baby’s cry.

A man disguised as a waiter at Westminster Palace serves bread to Zionist arms dealer Eli Stein and his young children Nessa and Ephra. He then assassinates Stein before the children’s eyes.

“AV Club” Raves About “Honorable Woman”; “LA Times” Calls It “Remarkable”

Article: “AV Club” Raves About “Honorable Woman”; “LA Times” Calls It “Remarkable”

Ahead of THE HONORABLE WOMAN’s premiere tonight, July 31, 10/9C on SundanceTV, The A.V. Club applauds Maggie Gyllenhaal’s performance in a rave review of the whole series, while The Los Angeles Times praises every aspect of the show’s production from “gorgeous cinematography” to a “flawless international cast”.

Top 10 Women With a Cause in the Movies

Article: Top 10 Women With a Cause in the Movies

Even today, female film characters often get the short end of the stick, stereotyped, robbed of agency or shunted to supporting roles. There are, of course, women who break the mold… and then there are the ladies who shatter that old thing pieces on their way to get stuff done. Healers or killers, historically based or entirely made-up, the women in these 10 films have one thing in common: a cause worth fighting for.

“WSJ” Profiles Star of the “Brilliant” New Series, “The Honorable Woman”

Article: “WSJ” Profiles Star of the “Brilliant” New Series, “The Honorable Woman”

As anticipation builds for the US premiere of THE HONORABLE WOMAN, July 31, 10/9C on SundanceTV, The Wall Street Journal and others grill Maggie Gyllenhaal on her star turn as shadowy Israeli heiress Nessa Stein. Meanwhile, Hollywood Reporter’s TV critic hails the series as “the show we’ll all be talking about very soon.”

Songs from “Rectify” Episode 206 (Mazel Tov)

Article: Songs from “Rectify” Episode 206 (Mazel Tov)

Though Gabriel Mann’s original score provides the majority of RECTIFY‘s soundtrack, music supervisor Linda Cohen works alongside creator Ray McKinnon to pick just the right outside tracks for certain special moments. Here’s what to listen for in Episode 206.