The A.V. Club helps you navigate the Streamapocalypse

The day that modern-day oracle (and FX president) John Landgraf warned us about is here: The Streamapocalypse, a date we’ve dubbed such because it’s absolutely packed with complete seasons of new and returning shows across multiple genres. Want to settle in for some big laughs? Netflix has a couple of options for you.…

Patricia Arquette to star in Hulu series based on murder case profiled in Mommy Dead And Dearest

Patricia Arquette won an Oscar for her portrayal of a mom who’s trying her best in Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, and now she’s set to play a very different maternal figure for Hulu. As Deadline reports, Arquette has landed a starring role in season one of The Act, an upcoming anthology series that will dramatize a…

Skateboarding is an escape, but not a solution, for the traumatized subjects of Minding The Gap

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Director Bing Liu intimately understands how skateboarding represents a community and an escape. As a teen, Liu shot countless amateur skate videos with his friends, capturing how the sport bonds disparate youths together, crossing racial and social lines (but, crucially, not economic ones, at least in his hometown of…