Both 'Fargo' and 'True Detective' are anthology TV series trying to recapture buzz from their well-reviewed first seasons, and 'Detective' already stumbled earlier this year. What should 'Fargo' avoid as the new episodes move forward?
The newest episode of 'Dancing' had celebrity contestants perform with different partners than they usually do. Other reality competitions like 'The Voice' and 'American Idol' have tried to capture viewers' attention with new ideas as well, to mixed results.
'Pan' takes place before the events of J.M. Barrie's 'Peter Pan' and tells the story of how the boy who wouldn't grow up traveled to Neverland, gained the ability to fly, and other aspects of the story. It stars Levi Miller and Hugh Jackman as the pirate Blackbeard.
'The Martian' stars Matt Damon as astronaut Mark Watney, who becomes stranded on Mars. The critical and box office success of 'Martian' echoes that of recent sci-fi movies 'Interstellar' and 'Gravity.'
The rights for a TV adaptation of 'Serial' have reportedly been optioned by Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, who co-directed such films as 'The Lego Movie' and the '21 Jump Street' movies. The podcast 'Serial' became a pop culture hit when it debuted in 2014.
'Steve Jobs' stars Michael Fassbender as the Apple co-founder. The movie may remind some Oscar fans of the hit movie 'The Social Network,' which also told the story of a tech titan and his accomplishments. Can 'Jobs' succeed during awards season?