‘Fringe’ episode confirms it’s the best show on TV

I can tell from watching the first episode of the fifth season that it will be as good, if not better, than the four that have gone before it.


“The Master” is a deep one

There are a lot of good reasons to see "The Master," but none of them have to do with diversion or entertainment.


From Detroit to Congo, films about politics, women, humanity

Here are a few more of the host of socially conscious films featured at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival. Look for them in your area or on DVD.


Toronto film highlight: “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners”

Certainly one of the stars at this year's Toronto International Film Festival was legendary activist/educator and communist Angela Davis.


Hiding in caves and high-rise steelworkers: Toronto Film Festival 2012

It's impossible to see all the great films that were shown at the Toronto International Film Festival this year.


Metal musicians talk community, politics, LGBT equality

With the critical 2012 presidential election coming up, metal music is getting political.