Television’s new golden age

Breaking down the highlights and snubs from this year’s Emmy Awards

The Emmy Awards, much like their film, theater and music counterparts, are annually greeted with both excited buzz and exhausted indifference.
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Gyllenhaal’s ‘Nightcrawler’ gets under your skin

There’s something fantastically eerie about Jake Gyllenhaal’s latest performance in “Nightcrawler,” written and directed by Dan Gilroy. One look at the actor’s deranged smile as protagonist Lou Bloom, and you’ll forget you ever saw him launching rockets in “October Sky” or playing with comparatively tame little bunnies in “Donnie Darko.”
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