Prisons are a popular subject for films nowadays, not surprising since more and more people are living behind bars -- 2.4 million in the United States.
Are we preoccupied with determining what's funny, and when and where it's appropriate to laugh?
Some of the films shown at New York's Tribeca Film Festival are receiving immediate theatrical release. Here's what to check out.
FBI assistant Martha has had the word "poor" attached to her name by reviewers ever since her introduction on the show.
Once again the Tribeca Film Festival offers a wide array of thought-provoking cinema.
Molina keeps the rapid-fire, crackerjack dialogue calibrated to his split-second timing, recreating the hustle of a busy restaurant that diners never imagine.
Here is the latest episode review of "The Americans" as the new season speeds onward.
"If you listen carefully, the subtle sounds and nuances of family life can be louder than the more obvious thunder of bombs."
Fictional traitor Nina has appeared this season in haunting vignettes where her dreams of being rescued are dashed by cold reality.
Despite onscreen flashes of genius, this vile, violent depiction of Davis feeds into the worst stereotypes white racists have about African-American people.