The Choice totally botches its central pairing, to the point where you might find yourself hoping the blandly irksome twosome fail to even get together.
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New titles on Blu-ray and DVD including "The Martian," "Mr. Robot" and "Straight Outta Compton."
A review of this Sunday's return of "The X-Files," which gets a lot better on Monday.
A review of the Amazon series "Mad Dogs," premiering January 22.
A review of the Criterion release of Joel & Ethan Coen's "Inside Llewyn Davis."
Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis star in Showtime's "Billions".
FOX's "Second Chance" isn't worth a first look.
A column on the latest Blu-ray and DVD releases, including "The Visit," "Sicario," "The Look of Silence," "Bone Tomahawk" and "Lady Snowblood."
A review of two network dramas this week, NBC's Shades of Blue and ABC's American Crime.
A TV review of Discovery's "Killing Fields".
An interview with the co-directors of Anomalisa, Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson.