Critic’s Notebook: Defining, and Proclaiming, a New Black Power

In shows like “Shuffle Along” and albums like “Lemonade,” a form of black self-love and empowerment is emerging, in ways not seen since the 1970s.

In shows like “Shuffle Along” and albums like “Lemonade,” a form of black self-love and empowerment is emerging, in ways not seen since the 1970s.

Sky Movies will become Sky Cinema next month

Sky isn’t just a household name in the UK, but in several other European countries too. In those regions, however, Sky Movies as a brand doesn’t exist. Instead, it’s called Sky Cinema in those parts, and come July 8th, that’s what it’ll be known as i…

Sky isn't just a household name in the UK, but in several other European countries too. In those regions, however, Sky Movies as a brand doesn't exist. Instead, it's called Sky Cinema in those parts, and come July 8th, that's what it'll be known as i…

Vinyl Mania Can’t Save the Greenwich Village Record Stores

After 28 years, Rebel Rebel, named for a David Bowie song, will close as more high-end clothing stores move onto Bleecker Street.

After 28 years, Rebel Rebel, named for a David Bowie song, will close as more high-end clothing stores move onto Bleecker Street.

‘(Don’t Fear) the Reaper’ Is a Creepy Tune, Even With the Cowbell

The song, by Blue Öyster Cult, has been used in dozens of films and television shows over the years.

The song, by Blue Öyster Cult, has been used in dozens of films and television shows over the years.

Nintendo is thinking about getting (back) into the movie business

As Nintendo continues to stretch beyond gaming for new money-making opportunities, it might get into the movie biz. According to Nintendo spokesman Maokoto Wakae, details are undecided, but the results could be a big movie release… or a str…

As Nintendo continues to stretch beyond gaming for new money-making opportunities, it might get into the movie biz. According to Nintendo spokesman Maokoto Wakae, details are undecided, but the results could be a big movie release… or a straight t…

Tony Conrad, Experimental Filmmaker and Musician, Dies at 76

Mr. Conrad’s first film, “The Flicker,” warned audiences it could induce epileptic seizures, but it was still shown at the New York Film Festival.


Mr. Conrad’s first film, “The Flicker,” warned audiences it could induce epileptic seizures, but it was still shown at the New York Film Festival.


Popcast: Popcast: Miles Davis and Chet Baker, Artists in Exile

New York Times music critics discuss the recent jazz biopics “Miles Ahead” and “Born to Be Blue.”


New York Times music critics discuss the recent jazz biopics “Miles Ahead” and “Born to Be Blue.”


The new ‘Ghostbusters’ is getting its own LEGO set

The Ghostbusters reboot might be a geek’s dream in more ways than one. LEGO has offered a peek at a new Ghostbusters set that recreates all the main characters and their gear in glorious detail, including the signature ECTO-1 car and an ECTO-2 motorb…

The Ghostbusters reboot might be a geek's dream in more ways than one. LEGO has offered a peek at a new Ghostbusters set that recreates all the main characters and their gear in glorious detail, including the signature ECTO-1 car and an ECTO-2 motorb…