Mark Herman
Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles

'The Boy in the Striped Pajamas' Peers at the Holocaust Through a Child's Eyes
18 Jul 2011 // 4:58 PM

This story of an improbable friendship between an eight-year-old German and a boy in a concentration camp is a standard if unimpressive Holocaust drama with a completely irresponsible ending.

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
13 Nov 2008 // 8:55 PM

Bruno's education and his mother's regret are rendered with big music and zoomy close-ups, in the end, a story of the Holocaust that is less enlightening than melodramatic.


9 Dec 2008 // 2:26 AM

All across the web this past week, it's been the subject of much metaphysical ink. As awards season slowly winds down, Hollywood is dragging out

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
20 Nov 2008 // 3:00 PM

As a cinematic foundation, the Holocaust has just about run its course. Certainly there will be other examples of stellar filmmaking - i.e. Schindler's

//Mixed media

Robert DeLong Upgraded for 'In the Cards' (Rough Trade Photos + Tour Dates)

// Notes from the Road

"Robert DeLong ups his musical game with his new album In the Cards and his live show gets a boost too.

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