Film & TV

The Wink and the Fist

Joyous as it is, American Utopia would have been just about perfect if David Byrne had avoided the earnest political pleas.

Building a Masterpiece

Remember live performance? The story of the making of The Mikado illuminates the magic of theater in the delightful Topsy-Turvy.

Whole Lotta Sorkin Goin’ On

Zippy, smart, fun . . . but smarmy, cutesy and fake. Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7 makes the case for and against its creator.