The following article contains major spoilers for the movie “Barbarian.” It is impossible to discuss “Barbarian” without spoiling “Barbarian.” That seems obvious, but the reveals of Zach Cregger’s horror phantasmagoria are partly what makes it art. At its core, the story of a woman named Tess (Georgina Campbell) who rents an Airbnb is about narratives […]
Every Main Character In Cobra Kai Season 5 Ranked Worst To Best
Major spoilers for “Cobra Kai” season 5 follow. Just in time for back-to-school season, the doors of the “Cobra Kai” dojo are open once again. Netflix’s teen karate sensation returns to the streaming giant with an epic season 5 that could easily serve as the show’s overall conclusion. After a devastating loss at the All-Valley […]
The Voice: Season 20’s Best Blinds, Ranked — Is the Winner Among Them?
Maybe it’s only because at this point time has ceased to have any meaning for a lot of us, but it really does seem like only yesterday, doesn’t it, that The Voice began its Season 20 Blind Auditions? Yet as of Monday’s episode, that was it, they were done. Finished. Complete. Immediately after the closing […]
Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s 25 Greatest Characters of All Time, Ranked
Nearly 20 years after Buffy the Vampire Slayer last aired, TVLine is raising the cult-classic series from the dead for a reevaluation of sorts. We’re not questioning whether it was as excellent as we remember — we’ve rewatched it often enough to know that it was. But we are wondering whether the characters that we […]
This Is Us: The Top 25 Characters of All Time, Ranked!
There’s no lemon so sour that you can’t make something resembling lemonade. And there’s no limit to our love for the characters of This Is Us — but there is an order. So while we all anxiously await the NBC family drama’s Season 5 return, we thought we’d run through the show’s roster and pick out our […]
The Walking Dead’s 25 Greatest Characters of All Time, Ranked
In its 10 seasons and 146 episodes, The Walking Dead has introduced us to as many characters as it has walkers — or at least it can seem that way. But only a choice few have gone on to reach the iconic status of, say, Andrew Lincoln’s Rick Grimes or Danai Gurira’s Michonne. And only […]
American Idol’s Top 21, Ranked: Who Will Shine When Season 18 Goes Live?
With most of the country forced to stay at home, it’s unclear when American Idol will be able to kick off this season’s live performances. But whenever that day comes, we have a pretty good idea which of the remaining 20(ish) singers America will be rooting for. Last week, TVLine asked its readers to pick […]
TV’s Most Rousing Speeches, Ranked
Friends! Romans! Countrymen! And, uh, anyone else who needs a little pick-me-up! These are trying times. We’re all staying at home, keeping our social distance, worrying about the future and demolishing any bag of snack food that crosses our paths. Chances are, you’re not feeling super motivated to be your sharpest, most productive, hygiene-norms-observant self. […]
The Office’s 15 Best Cold Opens, Ranked
It’s already been 15 years since Dunder Mifflin opened for business at NBC. (It might not feel that way, if, like many TVLine editors, you watch The Office on Netflix regularly. But it’s true!) In celebration of the sitcom’s anniversary, we’re honoring one very important piece of the Office puzzle: the cold open. Typically separate from an […]
So You Think You Can Dance Recap: The Season 16 Premiere Auditions, Ranked
RELATED STORIES The lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer are nearly upon us, and they’re bringing a new season of So You Think You Can Dance with them. Fox’s Little Reality Show That Could returned on Monday night for its 16th cycle, and it’s made a few changes during the off-season. For one, all of the […]