The new HBO documentaryWho Killed Garrett Phillipsis more complicated than the title suggests. It’s true that the murder of an innocent 12-year old boy sets the two-episode tale in motion but the show isn’t about simply finding Phillip’s killer.
In this current political climate, many comedians rely on the latest headlines coming out of Washington D.C. for their material. FromLate Night with Stephen ColberttoJimmy Kimmel Live, there are plenty of shows that take on the day’s breaking news.
In the past few years, Disney has remade some of its most classic films. From Beauty and the Beast to Cinderella, the studio has found a way to build on its iconic legacy and introduce younger audiences to classic tales.
If good intentions always led to quality programs, thenFirst Responders Livewould be a great show. The Fox program openly aims to honor first responders across the country. Hosted by former CBS news anchor Josh Elliott, the show features footage of these heroes as they confront emergency situations in real time.
The tragic 2014 death of Conrad Henri Roy III became a national story after it was determined that his suicide wasn’t as clear-cut as it originally seemed. The young man took his own life in a Home Depot parking lot but his death was complicated by the factors surrounding it.