His aging gangster in crime-comedy is a long way from Michael Corleone
Sometimes pop and rock songs are at their best when the grooves are especially spiral-like or boa-constricted, when melodic ecstasy and sonic claustrophobia combine to create something amazing. This week, 5ingles explores that idea with five recent jams that aren't trying to make you listen passivel ... More >>
Your best bets on the big screen this weekend.
area theaters, starts Friday
The Everything Movie lands on all four of our film critics' top 10 lists
'I Huckabees' plants a sloppy kiss on our empty surface
Addicted to decadence, in love with excess: The films of Fosse
The Rise and Fall of the Borscht Belt waxes nostalgic for the Jewish comedy of assimilation
As Andy Kaufman, Jim Carrey prepares to take a bow in Man on the Moon
The Great Whatzit?: Barry Levinson's Sphere.
We list the best of the best of 1997.
Can't Nobody Hold Me Down: Pam Grier in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown.
Keeping the Faith: A Hasidic boy recites his prayers in A Life Apart: Hasidism in America.