Mr. Lee helped create Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man and others while overseeing his company’s emergence as a media behemoth.
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In a tribute comic, Brian Michael Bendis reflects on the first time he met Stan Lee and how Mr. Lee inspired him in his two-decade career at Marvel Comics.
This second installment in J.K. Rowling’s series about a “magizoologist” is so freighted with foreboding that even the would-be whimsy feels leaden.
Claude Lanzmann’s documentary shares the stories of four women through installments that can be watched independently or together.
A.O. Scott says this cowboy anthology is among the silliest Coen brothers films, and also one of the grimmest.
Mr. Rain was a regular on the stage at the Stratford Festival for decades, but he was perhaps best known for his chilly voice in “2001: A Space Odyssey.”
The latest adaptation of the classic Christmas story was a big No. 1. But two other new films, “Overlord” and “The Girl in the Spider’s Web,” struggled.
Tony Hale joins the returning members of the voice cast, including Tom Hanks, Tim Allen and Joan Cusack. The movie is due next June.
Reforms are in doubt. Consolidation is threatening jobs. And Netflix is changing the very definition of film.
The service showed the Coens’ “Ballad of Buster Scruggs” on the big screen before streaming it. But the run — four days in three American theaters — frustrated film fans.
What you need to know from Wednesday’s TV, music and movie news.
Mr. Bergé, the partner of Yves Saint Laurent, suppressed the film for years, but it is finally reaching theaters this month. Here’s what to expect.
The film casts five women in the roles of juvenile delinquent boys and takes them on a rough journey to a bizarre island.
Playing a shabby acting coach in his first ongoing TV role since the 1970s, the “Wall Street” star confronts the realities of growing older, onscreen and in his own life.
Chantal Akerman’s 1978 film, largely overshadowed by her earlier masterpiece, “Jeanne Dielman” emerges in a 4K restoration to illuminate her inner life.
Movies have been teaching us lessons for their entire history. For a coming article, we are asking women to share what the movies taught them.
How three Broadway actresses capture the essence of one superstar: Thank the costumes, “Burlesque” — and white teeth.
Legendary Entertainment, home of “Batman Begins,” has optioned the series about unconventional heroes stranded in a farm community.
The singer accused West and Kid Cudi of copying her stage set. Their designer said Lorde “wasn’t the first person to use a floating glass box, she won’t be the last.”
The comics legend had dozens of winking cameos across the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as well as in indie films and on TV, both live-action and animated.
What you need to know from Monday’s TV, music and movie news.
What you need to know from today’s TV, music and movie news.
Clips for “Missing Link,” “UglyDolls” and “Spies in Disguise” made the rounds, along with a first look at the new “Mowgli.”
With 350 pieces, the Warhol retrospective at the Whitney sets aside the icon’s persona and focuses on his art.
Freddie Mercury’s set in July 1985 is often called one of the greatest live performances of all time. What made those 21 minutes so memorable?
The director Jason Reitman narrates the opening scene of his political drama.
Jason Reitman narrates the opening shot of his film, featuring Hugh Jackman as the politician Gary Hart.
Our guide to film series and special screenings.
His more than 100 movie scores also included “A Man and a Woman,” whose distinctive title song was a hit on both sides of the Atlantic.
What you need to know from Thursday’s TV, music and movie news.
The director Julius Avery delivers a fairly predictable action-horror hybrid about American soldiers behind enemy lines.
Chris Pine stars in a historical slog about Robert the Bruce (1274-1329) that is little more than a churn of mud, entrails and misty nationalism.
A college newspaper columnist writes about her experiences trading gifts for sex in a film that squanders its good will.
The film, which was inspired by a real-life killer, follows Carlitos as he moves from one transgression to the next.
This documentary from Cameron Yates looks at Flynn McGarry, a young innovator in dining who tries to live up to his hype.
Sam Boyd’s gentle, loose-limbed romantic comedy wins no prizes for originality.
This slick film is cheerfully derivative yet doggedly entertaining.
This lurid melodrama follows a female pimp (Keke Palmer) and her girlfriend-prostitute.
The film, with a screenplay by the playwright Enda Walsh and the director Jaron Albertin, follows a mentally ill man reuniting with his 10-year-old son.
Parker takes on a different kind of role in this morose, contemplative drama.
Steve McLean’s film is a pretty movie about pretty boys.
This buddy comedy is at its best when it simply chills out with its leads.