“Foil Deer” by Speedy Ortiz was released Tuesday. PHOTO FROM SPEEDY ORTIZ/FLICKR

REVIEW: Speedy Ortiz’s “Foil Deer” picks up the pace

A band’s second album is always a challenge — the “sophomore slump” looms. It is often […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Nick Kroll, Caleb Paddock and Matthew Paddock star in “Adult Beginners,” released Friday. PHOTO COURTESY OF RADIUS

INTERVIEW: In “Adult Beginners,” Nick Kroll finds himself one

While Nick Kroll may not be a beginner in the world of comedy, his new film […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
"Orange is the New Black" star Uzo Aduba runs toward Kenmore Square Monday during the Boston Marathon. PHOTO BY MICHAEL DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Through crazy determination, alum Aduba sets eyes on conquest

If anyone were to ask Boston-born stage and screen actress Uzo Aduba how she feels about […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
(From left) Juliette Binoche (Maria Enders) and Kristen Stewart (Valentine) in Olivier Assayas’ “Clouds of Sils Maria.” PHOTO BY CAROLE BETHUEL/COURTESY OF CG CINEMA

REVIEW: “Clouds of Sils Maria” a character-driven masterpiece

What does it mean to grow older? For women in Hollywood, it has often meant to […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
“Unfriended,” a story of friends being haunted by an online presence, will be released April 17. PHOTO COURTESY OF UNIVERSAL PICTURES

REVIEW: Audiences unfollow clichéd characters of “Unfriended”

Six teens Skype on screen: brunette Blaire (Shelley Hennig), who enjoys settling arguments; her blue-eyed boyfriend […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
(From left) Jonah Hill (Mike Finkel) and James Franco (Christian Longo) in “True Story.” PHOTO BY MARY CYBULSKI/COURTESY OF TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION

REVIEW: “True Story” filled with suspense and complex relationships

In the midst of the absolute seriousness associated with depicting a man who murdered his wife […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Record stores release special records and have sales around the country to celebrate “Record Store Day” on April 18. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Record Store Day needles smaller labels and music businesses

With Record Store Day celebrating its eighth year on Saturday, many are beginning to question whether […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Wes Palmer (COM ’16), creator of butv10’s series Paper Trail, works on set. The show is one of three college series nominated for a College Television Award from the Television Academy Foundation. PHOTO COURTESY OF BUTV10

“Paper Trail” producers on their path to award-winning success

Winning an Emmy Award is a dream for many of those working in the television industry. […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Charlie Cox stars as Matt Murdock in "Marvel's Daredevil," released Friday on Netflix. PHOTO COURTESY OF NETFLIX

REVIEW: Daring, devilish “Daredevil” delves deep into dark developments

Netflix’s “Daredevil” has a lot to live up to. If the name is unfamiliar, it’s because […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
(From left) Sugar Ray Leonard, Josh Gad and Billy Crystal star in “The Comedians,” a comedy series premiering Friday. PHOTO COURTESY OF FX

REVIEW: “The Comedians” stands up despite tired themes

It’s the type of show that we’ve already seen before: a well-established professional meets a new […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse