Displaying all articles tagged:

The Young Pope

  1. fashion du jour
    Jude Law and John Malkovich Had So Many Perfect Looks in The New PopeThose popes sure know how to dress!
  2. overnights
    The New Pope Recap: The Young Pope ReturnsHallelujah, Lenny is risen! And what a way to come back.
  3. overnights
    The New Pope Recap: Love Is BlindFollow the love. That’s where you will find failure.
  4. overnights
    The New Pope Recap: Sex and the Single PontiffJPIII struggles to find the line to take on marriage in the priesthood and same-sex marriage, while battling his own attraction to women in his orbit.
  5. overnights
    The New Pope Recap: These Are My ConfessionsBold even by Paolo Sorrentino’s standards, this episode plays on the tension between the desire to be seen and the desire to hold things private.
  6. overnights
    The New Pope Recap: Saint John the MalkovichSir John Brannox and the man playing him get a proper introduction in an emotional, intellectual, aesthetic smorgasbord of an episode.
  7. overnights
    The New Pope Premiere Recap: Keep Pope AliveThe College of Cardinals play papal-political hardball to name the erstwhile Pius XIII’s successor, and the game goes horribly awry.
  8. roundtable
    How The Young Pope Became The New PopeJude Law, John Malkovich, and director Paolo Sorrentino on the HBO show’s unlikely resurrection.
  9. tv review
    The New Pope Lives in The Young Pope’s ShadowJohn Malkovich is great as the Vatican’s newest tenant, but Pius XIII’s presence looms over the season despite his being unconscious for much of it.
  10. fashion du jour
    Who Is TV’s Best Dressed Rich Guy?The 13 most ostentatious and noteworthy wardrobes of TV’s fabulously wealthy men.
  11. forgive us father
    If Your TV Show Doesn’t Have a Hot Priest, What Are You Even Doing?From Fleabag to Derry Girls to Los Espookys, no buzzy show is complete without its very own hot priest.
  12. chat room
    Paolo Sorrentino Explains That Absurd Sheep Death Scene in Loro“With cinema, it’s not up to us to be real. Cinema is something fake.”
  13. quiz time
    Who Said It: Fleabag’s Hot Priest or The Young Pope’s Hot Pope?Forgive us fathers, for we have sinned reading your quotes.
  14. hot shot
    Forgive Me, Pope Jude Law, for I Have SinnedI have entertained impure thoughts about your papal Speedo.
  15. year in culture 2018
    In 2018, TV Didn’t Know How to StopFrom Barry and Homecoming to The Handmaid’s Tale and American Vandal, it’s the age of the unnecessary second season.
  16. tiff 2018
    Paolo Sorrentino, Toni Servillo Don’t Really Care What Berlusconi Thinks of LoroFrom TIFF, the director and his frequent collaborator talk about Loro, the cinema of excess, and the similarities between Trump and Berlusconi.
  17. The 10 Best Musical TV Moments of 2017Twin Peaks, Insecure, The Young Pope, and more.
  18. The 10 Best New TV Shows of 2017The Handmaid’s Tale, Big Little Lies, and more.
  19. The 10 Best TV Episodes of 2017From Twin Peaks and The Leftovers to BoJack Horseman and Girls.
  20. The 10 Best TV Shows of 2017Matt Zoller Seitz chooses his favorite TV shows of the year.
  21. spinoffs
    Hold Onto Your Cherry Coke Zeros: A Young Pope Spinoff Is Coming to HBOPaolo Sorrentino is developing a new pope limited-series drama .
  22. vulture lists
    How Will HBO Kill Its Next Kangaroo?The Leftovers and The Young Pope both killed kangaroos. Which HBO show will commit the next marsupial murder?
  23. chat room
    Todd Grinnell on The Young Pope, Becoming the New Schneider on One Day at a Time“This guy kind of sees himself as a mix between Keith Richards and Richard Branson.”
  24. the industry
    Why The Young Pope Was an Unexpected Victory for HBOA second season wouldn’t be surprising.
  25. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About the Final Episode of The Young PopeSay your prayers for a second season.
  26. overnights
    The Young Pope Season-Finale Recap: Who Is God?It is finished.
  27. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About Episode 9 of The Young PopePope in a coat.
  28. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: The World Is Always Ready for LoveCardinal Gutierrez isn’t doing so hot in New York.
  29. anatomy of a scene
    Paolo Sorrentino Explains The Young Pope’s Opening CreditsThose paintings!
  30. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About Episode 8 of The Young PopeWho dare taketh Beyoncé’s name in vain?
  31. look book
    All of Jude Law’s Looks in The Young PopeThe costume designers tell us how they created each one.
  32. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: What I Did on My Summer VacationIf you want God to smite an enemy, remember to ask nicely.
  33. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About Episode 7 of The Young PopeWhat ever could they be hiding?
  34. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: A Hard-Knock LifeAnyone else think Pius is a lot like Little Orphan Annie?
  35. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About Episode 6 of The Young PopeThis show is way more exciting than church ever was.
  36. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: Behind Blue EyesWho names a baby Pius? How could you do that to a baby?
  37. close reads
    The Dangerous Beauty of Jude LawLaw is the ne plus ultra of actors who innately understand how beauty can add complexity to a role.
  38. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About Episode 5 of The Young PopeFinally, Pius tells it like it is.
  39. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: This Pope Does Not NegotiateThe gloves! The rings! The shoes! The tiara!
  40. the young pope
    The Young Pope Nails the Concept of the SupervillainTake notes, Marvel and DC.
  41. chat room
    The Young Pope’s Silvio Orlando on His Mischievous Role and Fake Moles“[The mole] is a way of stressing my lack of attractiveness compared to Jude’s extreme handsomeness.”
  42. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: Lady MadonnaWe get it, Young Pope. You’re hot.
  43. young nope
    Here’s the Worst Thing About Episode 3 of The Young PopeIs Jude Law more handsome than Jesus?
  44. close reads
    A Beginner’s Guide to The Young Pope’s Italian Filmmaker Paolo SorrentinoIf you want to understand The Young Pope, start here.
  45. tv production
    How The Young Pope Re-created Vatican City Without Actually Filming There“Whether realistic or not, the important thing is for the whole thing to be plausible.”
  46. overnights
    The Young Pope Recap: Love ThyselfIt’s official: Jude Law is cuter than Jesus.
  47. close reads
    How Trumpish Is The Young Pope?On the parallels between Jude Law’s Pope Pius XIII and our president-elect.
  48. chat room
    The Young Pope Creator on Why He Cast Jude Law“Jude is a wonderful actor who has an incredible ability to look childish and authoritative.”
  49. history lesson
    So, Who Is Really the Youngest Pope of All Time?Benedict IX was once called “a demon from hell.”
  50. the vulture tv podcast
    How Funny Does The Young Pope Want to Be?A conversation about this odd duck of a show.
Load More