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NY Times Movies

In Search for Gay Characters, Don’t Turn to Action or Fantasy Films

A new study by Glaad finds only four significant...

Skye McCole Bartusiak, Actress, Dies at 21

Ms. Bartusiak was best known for playing Mel...

Movie Review: In ‘A Master Builder,’ Wallace Shawn Adapts Ibsen’s Play

Wallace Shawn turns the title character of Ibsen’...

Movie Review: ‘A Letter to Momo,’ a Hiroyuki Okiura Animated Film

“A Letter to Momo” covers a range of emotions as...

Universal Signs Producer of ‘The Purge’ to a 10-Year Agreement

Jason Blum, the maker of horror series like “The...

‘Shakespeare in Love’ Makes Stage Debut in London

The Oscar-winning film about the most famous...

Cinecittà World Theme Park Opens Thursday in Italy

Cinecittà World, a theme park inspired by the...

The Week Ahead: A Festival Starts With the Sensual

Karim Aïnouz’s “Futuro Beach” is the pungently...

On Video: David Cronenberg's 'Scanners,' in a Blu-ray/DVD Edition

David Cronenberg’s 1981 movie “Scanners,” at once...

NY Times Music

Pitchfork Artists’ Style

Pusha T and Isaiah Rashad performed at the...

ArtsBeat: 92nd Street Y’s Lineup: Jimmy Page, Amy Poehler and More

The new season at the Y will include a tribute to...

Music Review: Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony at Tanglewood

Andris Nelsons led the Boston Symphony Orchestra...

New Music: Common Has a New Album and Audra MacDonald as ‘Lady Day’

Common’s 10th album us about his hometown of...

Sound of Style: SZA’s Pitchfork Festival Style

SZA, a singer who performed at last weekend’s...

Theater Review: ‘Piece of My Heart’ Tells the Story of Bert Berns

The jukebox musical “Piece of My Heart” makes the...

Music Review: Gabrielle Stravelli Intoxicates at the Metropolitan Room

The jazz singer Gabrielle Stravelli wielded her...

Theater Review: In ‘Living on Love,’ Renée Fleming Moves Beyond Opera

The soprano Renée Fleming stars in her first role...