movie review

In ‘Lucy,’ a heroine’s brain fires on all cylinders

Scarlett Johansson takes command — and then some.

Hoffman shines in ‘A Most Wanted Man’

The adaption of John le Carré’s best-selling novel is Philip Seymour Hoffman’s last leading role before his death. By Ty Burr

Hipster musicians in a video masterpiece

Ragnar Kjartansson’s nine-channel video installation “The Visitors” at the Institute of Contemporary Art promises to be the hit of the summer. By Sebastian Smee

What's on TV tonight

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Matthew Gilbert’s TV, including “Masterpiece Mystery” on PBS.

Summer Arts Preview

special section

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/05/17/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/WEBsummerartsfront-6592--90x90.jpg The sizzling summer of arts

Transforming the Clark Art Institute, Newport Jazz Festival, plus 90 critics’ picks.

Television

Adam Butcher documented his 13-year quest to develop “Tobias and the Dark Sceptres” in the seven-minute film “The Game That Time Forgot.”

Adam Butcher, a young game developer

Butcher documented his 13-year quest to develop “Tobias and the Dark Sceptres” in the seven-minute film “The Game That Time Forgot.”