ENTERTAINMENT

Netflix aims to curtail password sharing, considers ads

SAN FRANCISCO  — An unexpectedly sharp drop in subscribers has Netflix considering changes it has long resisted: Minimizing password sharing and creating… Read more

Review: In ‘The Adam Project,’ a blockbuster therapy session

Pathos and action are found in equal parts in “ The Adam Project,” the latest attempt by Netflix to create the kind of throwback blockbuster that you… Read more

Review: Puberty runs amok in Pixar’s ‘Turning Red’

For better and worse, “Turning Red” is like no Pixar film before it.

The film, directed by Domee Shi, who made the lovely Oscar-winning short… Read more

Jennifer Garner celebrated as Hasty Pudding’s Woman of Year

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.  — “Alias” actor Jennifer Garner is being celebrated for her star power both on- and off-screen.

Harvard University’s Hasty… Read more

Review: ‘Moonfall’ is a brain-twisting, popcorny mega-blast

Some people might look up at the moon and admire its glowing and desolate beauty. Director Roland Emmerich apparently sees a constructed hollow orb… Read more

First Arabic Netflix film tackles taboos, sparks controversy

CAIRO  — A Lebanese father tells his teenage daughter she is free to choose whether to have sex with her boyfriend despite his reservations.

An… Read more

‘Nanny,’ ‘Exiles,’ ‘Navalny’ among top Sundance winners

A drama about an undocumented nanny in New York City, a documentary about three exiled dissidents from Tiananmen Square and another doc about Russian… Read more

‘Dallas Buyers Club’ director Jean-Marc Vallée dead at 58

LOS ANGELES — Director and producer Jean-Marc Vallée, who won an Emmy for directing the hit HBO series “Big Little Lies” and whose 2013 drama “Dallas… Read more

'America's Got Talent' star Jay Jay Phillips dead at 30

Jay Jay Phillips, a musician known best for competing on "America's Got Talent," has died from COVID-19. He was 30 years old.

His band confirmed… Read more