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Stories with person: Rachel McAdams
  • 'True Detective' puts Colin Farrell, a true actor, on duty 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 10:34 am

    NEW YORK - The second season of "True Detective" kicked off last week, and it got right down to business: The bizarre murder of a city boss in the wicked wasteland of Vinci, California, has put responding law officers in a turf war escalated by their shared antipathy.

  • 'True Detective' returns, staying true to its powerful past 
    Updated: Jun-18-15 8:28 am

    NEW YORK - "True Detective" could drive you to drink. Its second season (Sunday at 9 p.m. EDT on HBO) arrives under cover of such darkness and psychic pain it seems to beg its audience to keep a bottle close by in a display of unity with its hard-drinking protagonists.

  • Review: Sundance hit 'Me and Earl...' melds tragedy with wit story has photos
    Updated: Jun-09-15 1:19 pm

    If you've heard of "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" already, it's probably because it had the unique misfortune of being the favorite of many at this year's Sundance Film Festival, where it also won the top prizes. Sometimes when those films finally hit theaters, you get a "Whiplash." Other times you're just left wondering what the Sundance altitude has done to everyone's judgment.