Saying Farewell to the Chutzpah of Streisand, Midler, Manilow, and Diamond
Revisiting KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park, the Greatest (And Worst) Glam Rock Adventure Movie of All Time
The Academy Still Loves Newsy Documentaries
From The Dark Knight to Woolite Extra Dark Care: How Darkness Took Over Our Culture.
Eight Great Silent Performances From the Sound Era
We’re Living in a Golden Age of Documentaries, and the Oscars Should Do More To Recognize Them
Watching Captain America in a Beijing Multiplex.
The 15 Greatest U2 Songs: A Highly Subjective List
The U2 Paradox: Never Has a Band Been More Mockable, Never Has a Band Been More Successful
Ranking U2’s Albums: Best to Worst
Celebrating the quiet performances that make loud, Oscar-winning ones possible. (VIDEO)
Oscar nominations: 12 high-wire performances that pandered to the academy but didn’t even get a nomination.
How Hollywood represents foreign speech: a video slide show.
Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland, Johnny Depp’s latest adventure in gender-bending.
12 movies that pandered to the academy but didn’t even get a nomination.
Why syndicated TV shows are programmed out of sequence.
The Critic-Proof Films of 2009
Why did it take 12 years for James Cameron to make Avatar?
Why is “The Blind Side” So Popular?
John Hillcoat’s Adaptation of “The Road” Is Too Faithful