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The Best Films of 2010
11 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2010
4 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Heroes and villains, criminals and crazed creative types: the 20 best male performances of 2010 definitely run the dramatic/comedic character topography... with a few unusual turns tossed in for good measure.


There's Uncompromising Orneriness 'Inside Llewyn Davis'
11 Mar 2014 // 1:00 AM

Llewyn doesn't look like a nice guy: he specializes in unsmiling bumbling coupled with prickly stubbornness. Yet he becomes oddly endearing, oddly fast.

'Inside Llewyn Davis' Is a Wintry Odyssey
6 Dec 2013 // 2:00 AM

The Coens appear to be back in Barton Fink mode, setting up a straw man whose creative arrogance ensures that he won’t see a moment’s happiness from his work.


Double Take: Raising Arizona (1987)
13 Apr 2015 // 5:15 AM

There's what's right, and there's what's right, and never the twain shall meet. Double Take tries to meet in the middle of Raising Arizona, which was released this week 28 years ago.

Twin Talents: The 10 Best Films by the Coen Brothers
30 Aug 2011 // 12:00 AM

Perhaps the greatest American filmmakers of the last 25 years, here are the Coens' 10 best movies. Fifteen movies since their early '80s start, and very few, if any are true artistic flops.


It’s the Music That Moves ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’
5 Jan 2014 // 5:27 AM

One of the most beguiling folk records of the year has the bonus of ferrying along a Joel and Ethan Coen plot line. The songs

Q&A with 'No Country for Old Men' makers Joel and Ethan Coen
8 Nov 2007 // 11:32 PM

Joel and Ethan Coen are in almost constant motion. Three days after completing photography in New York City on their upcoming spy comedy "Burn After


Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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