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The Silent Treatment: How ‘The Artist’ Stacks Up To Crazier Movie Throwbacks

If you’ve seen current Oscar front-runner The Artist, you know that the film’s a swell ride – the cat’s pajamas, […]

Private Screening: How Hollywood Watches Its Work

Before they made it to the Oscars, the nominated films — not to mention all the films that didn’t make […]

Publishing Pioneer Barney Rosset Dies At 89

A literary legend has died — not an author, but the publisher behind some of the greatest and most controversial […]

A Pirate’s Perspective In ‘Fishing Without Nets’

A battered wooden skiff motors along the horn of East Africa. On board are a half-dozen men clutching AK-47s and […]

What Happened In ‘Watergate’: An Alternate Take

Nearly 40 years after the Watergate scandal, Watergate, Thomas Mallon’s latest historical novel, captures both the metastasizing dishonesty and the […]

African American Museum Breaks Ground In D.C.

On Wednesday, President Obama spoke at the formal groundbreaking for Smithsonian’s newest museum, the National Museum of African American History […]

The Secret Strength Of Beef Soup

On a dreary midwinter afternoon some years ago, I was standing in line at the supermarket checkout, my usual chaotic […]

Mardi Gras Indians Tout Generations-Old Traditions

Today is Mardi Gras, and people all over the world are celebrating with decadent meals, carnivals and parades. And New […]

‘Warrior’: Far More Terrifying Than Any Ordinary Brutal Battle

When it was released last September, I thought I had Warrior’s number. Previews promised a tale of two brothers who […]

A Depressive Diarist Chronicles His Descent

Patrick deWitt is the author of The Sisters Brothers. “Doesn’t the act of noticing matter as much as what’s noticed?” […]

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