The adventure flick pretends it's not an M. Night Shyamalan film
A giant adventure's old-fashioned spirit
Jason Statham's anti-hero has a long history in books and film
Benjamin Gibbard is going by just his full name for his new album Former Lives -- his way of declaring independence from his many projects. The singer is known for carving out the indie-rock music landscape with his involvement in acts such as the Postal Service, All-Time Quarterback!, and most famo ... More >>
A$AP Rocky With Danny Brown, Schoolboy Q , and A$AP MobFirst Avenue Mainroom, MinneapolisSaturday, October 13, 2012The LongLiveA$AP tour rolled through Minneapolis on Saturday night, and the powerhouse trio of buzzing rappers A$AP Rocky, Schoolboy Q, and Danny Brown played to a sold-out crowd o ... More >>
Another week down, fam! 2011 is that much closer. Trust.
Bellanotte's former chef runs Roman Anthony's, Grecco's, and Chef In A Box
Conan's reaction: "I've long dreamed of this. But I never thought I'd see it happen."
Oh yes, there was lots of assless chaps. Many a winter-white booty said hello to the crowd.
Rourke gets back in the ring with The Wrestler
For once, this season's movies don't ask you to check your brains at the door
Gary Busey with a Ouija Board? Now that's Scary!
What If 'The Royal Tenenbaums' Were Set in Orlando?
'Ask the Dust' is a thinly veiled autobiography twice over
Indie queen Lili Taylor flips the script
TV looks even kookier from the other side of the screen
We're not one to toot our own horn (or in this case, jump the couch) over such little pleasures as "jumping the couch" appearing in Maureen Dowd's Sunday NYT column. But long before Dowd declared it part of the pop-culture lexicon, and before the phrase appeared on urbandictionary.com, CTG first cl ... More >>
Thirty summers after Jaws attacked intelligent filmmaking, the question remains: Why are the movies so bad? A search for answers with David Thomson
TV's dark comedies get their day in the sun
God created the world in six days, so why does it take eight weeks to pick an NBA champion: A City Pages dialogue
How to remake the New York Film Festival's arthouse esoterica for the midwestern megaplex
Why is Governor Tim Pawlenty leaving Minnesota film out in the cold?
'Minority Report' finds Spielberg dressed up with nowhere to go
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
Director Jane Campion strips away her pretensions in Holy Smoke
Constricted by the social taboos of the Eisenhower era, director and master melodramatist Douglas Sirk explored the mores of more
The characters on PJ Harvey's latest album do it until they come undone
All Jimmy "The Kid" Wetch wants is to play in peace---the rack, the cue, and the cool green felt. But there are so many distractions.
Has the artsyplex boom housebroken the independent film? A partisan's manifesto.