What critics who attack the director's borrowings miss
A look ahead at the season's hottest films
Michael Brodkorb's Twitter strategy: Genius or crazy?Michael Brodkorb's Twitter feed is getting too strange to ignore.Brodkorb, a longtime powerhouse of Minnesota's Republican Party, lost his positions with the GOP senate communications staff and Sen. Mike Parry's congressional campaign last week ... More >>
Bright, fast-moving, and loud: Just the way we like it
Frantic action and delightful songs make up for flat characters
Caoline Lowe is headed for SoCal.Caroline Lowe put in 35 years on the crime beat for WCCO. Along the way she became a licensed Minnesota police officer and graduated from the FBI Citizen's Academy, just so she could better keep track of the bad guys. Now she's leaving, and joining a growing ... More >>
(Pictured: Past entrants hope to achieve flight for Red Bull's Flugtag)This week we have multiple CD-release shows, an art fest on the north side, and some DIY flying machines that will (most likely) crash into the Mississippi.
Minneapolis zoning laws threaten to shut down popular Latino hot spot
"They gave me this crazy beard that was hanging down pointed, looked like Travolta, right?"
Film delivers lobotomized entertainment to battle Febrary's doldrums
In this subway series, the original wins
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
After the Virginia Tech tragedy, even talking about concealed carry is grounds for suspension
'Profitable Domestic Gross' would be a better name for 'Be Cool'
Opposite aesthetics would seem to spell splitsville for indie cinema's power couple
How does Linda Andrews keep Zenon Dance Company going? A bit of disco instruction, a little pull-tab operation, and a lot of determination
The National Entertainment State Stands Firm--Then Runs Away
Bubble Boy's comedy is not infectious
An Oak Street retrospective pulls us back to the flashy days of Eighties cinema
What you see is (not) what you get: Twelve months of well-screened duds and rarely viewed wonders
While Western art cinema draws the flashbulbs at Cannes, contemplative works from China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong leave the festival glowing in klieg lights from the East
Director John Woo's Mission is made next-to-impossible by Hollywood operatives
John Travolta delivers the Scientology sermon of Battlefield Earth
Being John Malkovich is easier done than said
New fiction by Annie Proulx and Pat Barker delves into the dirt of memory and the legends of the land
The Dreamlife of Angels and Carrie offer inverse portraits of single white females
An outsider's diary from Le Festival, where world cinema meets Planet Hollywood
In Primary Colors, being president means never having to say you're sorry.
Has the artsyplex boom housebroken the independent film? A partisan's manifesto.
Di was as a manipulator of the media, a skill she perfected after Prince Charles, having spawned the Heir and the Spare, shunted her aside for the woman Di and her entourage baptized the Rottweiler.
Eyebrow Entertainment: John Travolta and Nicolas Cage in John Woo's Face/Off
The view from here to Scotland, Hong Kong, and Fargo