Pauline Kael

  • News

    April 19, 2006

    The 25th Hour

    Before they could blink, it was coming at them, fast and flickering, from 40 countries at once — the Minneapolis-St Paul International Film Festival 2006

  • News

    December 29, 2004

    Artists of the Year

    12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...

  • Movies

    July 17, 2002

    For Sayles

    The 'Sunshine State' politician remains worthy of running on the independent ticket

  • Movies

    October 31, 2001

    God or Godard?

    A Series of Jean-Luc Godard's Favorite Films Sees the Critic-Turned Director Delivering Pronouncements From on High

  • Movies

    August 22, 2001

    Shoot 'Em All!

    Apocalypse Now Redux extends an epic allegory of American megalomania into the 21st Century

  • Movies

    April 4, 2001

    Print the Legend

    In 40 self-sacrificing years at the helm of the University Film Society, Al Milgrom has seen his reputation grow to mythic stature. How this grumpy old man might cope with turning over his life’s work is another story.

  • Movies

    January 17, 2001

    The End of Arrogance

    In Gimme Shelter, a preening rock star's humility is just a stab away

  • Movies

    February 2, 2000

    Deposed Royalty

    Impeached cult director Alex Cox fails to salute the late "emperor" Akira Kurosawa

  • Arts

    November 26, 1997

    As Time Goes By

    Asleep at the reel: U film society lies dormant on mondo's opening weekend.

  • Movies

    August 28, 1996