Thursday, May 27 2010
Film noir distills postwar anxiety into an existential cocktail that can still induce the spins, and this encyclopedic text, updated from previous editions, is a great place to start drinking.
Tuesday, January 19 2010
Dickstein makes compelling sense of a bewildering decade’s art and expression, revealing essential elements of Depression-era culture that continue to speak to our lives.
Monday, September 17 2007
Film historian Richard Schickel fails to pay tribute to Bogie in a recent book. PopMatters' John Carvill takes matters into his own hands.
Wednesday, April 18 2007
Strangest of all is the fan-club enthusiasm of Brenez's approach.