‘tick, tick … BOOM!’ The “Hamilton” creator and star Lin Manuel-Miranda makes his feature film-directing debut, paying homage to one of his biggest influences: the late “Rent” writer and composer Jonathan Larson. In this adaptation of Larson’s lesser-known, semi-autobiographical theater piece, Andrew Garfield plays an aspiring Broadway composer named Jon,Continue Reading

Every month, streaming services in Australia add a new batch of movies and TV shows to its library. Here are our picks for October. OCT. 1 ‘Diana: The Musical’ The writing and composing team of David Bryan and Joe DiPietro — who won four Tonys, including Best Musical, for theirContinue Reading

TOKYO — Three-year-old Yuka steps off the curb into a crosswalk that bisects a four-lane street. “Even though the light’s green,” a narrator says in a voice-over, “she still looks out for cars!” So begins a typical scene in “Old Enough!,” a Japanese reality show that began streaming on NetflixContinue Reading

Every month, streaming services in Australia add a new batch of movies and TV shows to its library. Here are our picks for December. DEC. 1 ‘The Power of the Dog’ Adapted by “The Piano” writer-director Jane Campion from Thomas Savage’s 1967 novel, “The Power of the Dog” stars BenedictContinue Reading