Green Day’s ‘¡Uno!’ disappoints as first in trilogy of albums

Green Day's latest album fails to return to its roots years.

Sparkling debut for ‘The Mindy Project’

Fox's new "The Mindy Project" starts off strong with a promising pilot episode.

‘Metric’ excite in spite of audience unfamiliarity

There are no units to measure the fun of “Metric” in their Radio City concert.

New Grizzly Bear album taps into band’s previous sounds

Though a detour from the band's most recent work, "Shields" does not completely forgo the band's recent success.

Band of Horses’ latest album a pleasant disappointment

Band of Horses new album “Mirage Rock” is entertaining, but lowers the bar.

‘Dredd 3D’ remake too serious for its own good

Lacking in self-awareness, this 3D remake fails to live up to its schlocky promise.

‘Perks of Being a Wallflower’ fails to live up to source material

Despite strong performances from Logan Lerman, Ezra Miller and Emma Watson. "Wallflower" falls too often to cliche.

T.C. Boyle fails to inspire with latest dramatic novel

Boyle's newest "San Miguel" disappoints with unsatisfying drama.

‘Revolution’ fails to revolutionize tired network TV tropes

NBC's "Revolution" recycles the ingredients of past hits to make a rather stale and slow-moving drama.

Furtado falters with erratic, lengthy album

Nelly Furtado's newest effort sees the creative pop artist work with a new producer and new styles to mixed results.

The Killers overreach with stadium rock

On their fourth album, and first record in four years, the Killers' '80s-influenced stadium anthems sound overproduced and contrived.

Pulitzer Prize-winner falls short in ‘This Is How You Lose Her’

Junot Diaz's short story collection loses its way despite pockets of brilliance.