Good Omens (2019)

“I didn't mean to fall. I just hung out with the wrong people.” — Crowley In the beginning was the word. But Aziraphale and Crowley were there, too. Soon there were also fruit-bearing trees and enormous stone cherubs, phone booths and spaceships, and people – so many people – all marching together on a bizarro […]

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (2019)

“Ultimately I knew that words have power.” — Toni Morrison The visionary and essential novelist Toni Morrison was born on February 18th, 1931 and died on August 5, 2019. In between, she was a voice of great power and resounding truth, a celebrated writer and editor, a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and […]

Semi-Permanent Sydney 2019 (2019)

“Beauty is truth, truth beauty” wrote English poet John Keats in 1819. “That is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.” For creative directors Hazel Baird and Heidi Berg, however, Keats’s eternal chiasmus is incomplete; their truth is so much more. In their opening to Semi-Permanent Sydney 2019, Truth is a savior […]

Top 10 Title Sequences of 2019 (2019)

The Best Title Sequences of 2019, as chosen by Art of the Title For our sixth annual list of the year’s top 10 title sequences, Art of the Title’s panel of experts chose from among film, television, video games, events, and conferences. The Top 10 of 2019 were chosen based on criteria including originality and innovation, […]

Uncut Gems (2019)

“They say you can see the whole universe in opals.” — Howard Ratner “I gotta tell ya,” says Howard. “I’m in a bit of a rush.” When we meet the 48-year-old jeweller (Adam Sandler) working in Manhattan’s Diamond District in the cacophonous cosmos-to-colon opening to Josh and Benny Safdie’s Uncut Gems he is under a lot of stress. Unfortunately, […]

2019 in Review: Scene Stealers from Succession, The Mandalorian, Evil, Watchmen, mixed-ish and More

They’re not the stars of their shows, but they might as well be, because these supporting characters shine in every scene that they’re featured in. As TVLine continues to look back on the past year, we’ve compiled a list of 25 characters who snagged the spotlight and grabbed our attention with their memorable performances. Our […]

2019 in Review: The Television Stars We Said Goodbye to This Year

Not every headline made us smile during this busy year of television news. There were also announcements that broke our hearts, including the deaths of many beloved TV stars. Throughout the last 12 months, we said goodbye to more than 50 memorable personalities from the small screen, who we’re remembering in our latest Year in […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Anton du Beke drops bombshell news on ‘quitting’ rumours

Fans of the show believed Anton had a great chance at taking home the Glitter Ball, but when he didn’t viewers instantly began speculating over whether he would quit the competition. This morning Anton appeared on Lorraine to discuss the show’s final episode of the year, and address the claims he would be leaving the […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: BBC dealt shock blow as final sees Kelvin Fletcher lift trophy

Kelvin and Oti were up against EastEnders star Emma Barton and her partner Anton Du Beke and CBBC presenter Karim Zeroual and his pro-dancer Amy Dowden. They each performed three of their best dances in the hopes of impressing the viewer enough to vote them the winners of this year’s competition. But it seems it […]

Strictly 2019: Anton Du Beke to quit show after 15 years as he looks for new challenge?

Anton Du Beke has been a family favourite on Strictly for the past 15 years but has never won the BBC show, and so after getting his partner EastEnders’ actor Emma Barton to this year’s final, the dancer has reportedly had enough and is said to be looking for new adventures. Anton and Emma were […]