Former ‘Saturday Night Live’ Writers on How They “Lovingly” Wanted to Spoof ‘Murder, She Wrote’

Former ‘Saturday Night Live’ Writers on How They “Lovingly” Wanted to Spoof ‘Murder, She Wrote’

In Mapleworth Murders, Paula Pell plays a murder-mystery novelist in a quaint small town who takes it upon herself to solve the many real murders taking place all around her. If the premise brings to mind Murder, She Wrote — the CBS series starring Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher, a small-town mystery novelist who also … Read more

New Documentary Explores California’s Camp and Woolsey Fires: “The Cars Were Puddles of Melted Aluminum”

New Documentary Explores California’s Camp and Woolsey Fires: “The Cars Were Puddles of Melted Aluminum”

When British filmmaker Lucy Walker moved to Los Angeles in 2008, she was struck by a seasonal phenomenon many residents of the Western U.S. had come to accept as normal: raging and increasingly deadly wildfires. “I was thinking, ‘Why is nobody making a film about this?’ ” says Walker, who lives in Venice. Armed with … Read more

‘Stranger Things’ Season 4 First Look Released by Netflix

‘Stranger Things’ Season 4 First Look Released by Netflix

Netflix has released a first look at the long-awaited fourth season of Stranger Things. Below is a short trailer for the sci-fi hit that’s going to run tonight during NBC’s Olympics coverage Friday night. uʍop ǝpᴉsdn ǝɥʇ uᴉ llɐ,ʎ ǝǝsStranger Things returns in 2022. pic.twitter.com/RHwQng4QZh — Stranger Things (@Stranger_Things) August 6, 2021 The 30-second ad … Read more