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The Best Films of 2012
27 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

From popcorn perfection to animation experimentation, foreign finesse and good old Hollywood hokum, 2012 delivered the shiny cinematic goods and then some. Here are our choices for the titles that took on the challenge, and won.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2012
8 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

From diabolical tech terrorism to brutal slave ownership, the actors that make up this year's best traversed a wide canvas of creative and cinematic choices.


The Ice Storm: America Out in the Cold
27 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Ang Lee captures the '70s on film the way Rick Moody captures the era in the book The Ice Storm. It's the midst of the sexual revolution, the Watergate scandal is erupting, and the country's social consciousness is changing.


America Through Nature's Gaze: 'The Ice Storm'
22 Aug 2013 // 8:10 PM

Featuring career best performances from almost everyone involved, The Ice Storm holds up as document that is at once identifiably “of a time”, but also impeccably timeless.

'Life of Pi', or, What's Next for Cinema
20 Nov 2012 // 10:30 PM

Richard Parker is something else, a technological trick and an enduring figment, an idea that can't exist and must exist.


Which Story Do You Prefer? 'Life of Pi'
22 Nov 2012 // 10:30 PM

Containing, hands down, the best CG ever in a modern Hollywood film, Lee brings the complicated, some said un-filmable story to life in dazzling, photorealistic terms.

Taking Woodstock (2009): Blu-ray
16 Dec 2009 // 5:15 AM

It is often called the ultimate expression of the Summer of Love, a gathering of nearly half a million like minded individuals, all with the


Sex and violence are not always gratuitous, directors say
11 Nov 2007 // 8:36 PM

What has more sex and violence than an episode of "The Jerry Springer Show"? The multiplex. You can pass through any neighborhood in America and

Ang Lee's 'Lust, Caution' has sense and sensuality
3 Oct 2007 // 8:23 PM

NEW YORK -- Ang Lee remembers what it was like when he decided to make "Sense and Sensibility," his first English-language film. The condescension. The


Ang Lee is Americana (video) 25 Aug 2009 // 5:00 AM

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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