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Thursday, May 5 2011

John Sayles goes on a novel tour to plug his new book


Thursday, March 12 2009

Obscene: A Biography of the Life and Career of Renowned Publisher Barney Rosset

A fierce, funny and informative look at the most influential publisher of the 20th century, from Rosset's literary firsts to his crusade against censorship and continuing cultural impact.


Monday, August 4 2008

Better You Be a Team Player

Sports, as emphasized in films such as Eight Men Out and The Untouchables, are a helpful way of organizing and enforcing our daily behaviors.


Thursday, March 27 2008

The Pride of the Yankees: Collector’s Edition

In time for baseball season comes a trio of worthy releases: Bull Durham, Eight Men Out and The Pride of the Yankees


Thursday, February 7 2008

‘Honeydripper’ a blues project for John Sayles


Friday, February 1 2008

Honeydripper

John Sayles' Honeydripper is less a conventional film than a bluesy collaboration -- slow-moving and contemplative, wily and laced through with cultural nuances.


Thursday, July 6 2006

Edge of Outside

As much as the lines between 'independent' and 'mainstream' movies seem impossibly blurred, the impulse to mark their difference appears irresistible.


Wednesday, February 2 2005

Silver City (2004)

Dickie Pilager embodies U.S. political-corporate mythology, the 'shining city on a hill' reduced to basic elements.


Silver City (2004) (Reviews) [17.Sep.04]
Casa de los Babys (2003) (Reviews) [3.May.04]
Sunshine State (2002) (Reviews) [10.Dec.02]
Sunshine State (2002) (Reviews) [18.Jul.02]
Edge of Outside (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Limbo (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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