Fourth of July weekend promises to be a good one. This week in Freeloader Friday we have free fireworks, free film fests, free events for families, and more.
Fess-up time: almost everything I know about Twin Peaks -- David Lynch's surrealist, televised take on fear, loathing, and murder in a fictional Washington state community -- I learned from Greil Marcus's excellent societal survey course The Shape of Things to Come. Here's what I do know for sure ... More >>
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
Once is never enough: Try another tryst with world cinema in week two of the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival
In its 50th year, is the world's most prestigious film festival showing its age?
Independence Day restores order to the millennium.