Michael Jackson
Image: Michael Jackson
Features // 7 Articles
Reviews // 15 Articles
Blogs // 8 Articles
News // 12 Articles
Media // 1 Articles

Prince and Michael Jackson: The Rivalry and the Revolution
28 Apr 2016 // 9:00 PM

Deemed As polar opposites by the media, part of what made the Prince v Jackson rivalry so compelling was their similarities.

The Pop Culture Death Trap, Part 3: Grief and Immortality
20 Mar 2013 // 6:10 PM

Through the act of collective mourning, we elevate dead celebrities to near-divinity. The need is both a primitive and a decidedly American one: to define ourselves by something other than an alienating individualism.


Michael Jackson: Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall
24 Mar 2016 // 9:15 PM

Something as fresh and lively as Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall results in a rare enhancement of what you already have come to know and love.

Does Michael Jackson's Work Contain the Stuff of Genius?
22 Nov 2015 // 9:05 PM

Steve Knopper’s highly readable biography MJ: The Genius of Michael Jackson lays out a credible case for Jackson to be considered along those lofty lines, and not simply as a supreme entertainer.


Counterbalance No. 104: Michael Jackson's 'Off the Wall'
26 Oct 2012 // 1:00 AM

Keep on with the force, don’t stop. Don’t stop until you get enough of the 104th most acclaimed album of all time. Michael Jackson returns to the Great List with his 1979 breakthrough.

CONTEST: Win the Ultimate Home Theater System and "Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon"
8 Dec 2011 // 1:45 AM

Enter for your chance to win a copy of Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon on Blu-ray along with a Blu-ray disc home theater system (prize pack valued at $375)!


Is Taylor Swift the New Michael Jackson?
14 Sep 2015 // 4:54 AM

Is Swift’s 1989 having the biggest impact on the pop culture landscape since Michael Jackson’s Thriller?

Randall Sullivan’s ‘Untouchable’ Book Angers Jackson Family
16 Nov 2012 // 12:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Michael Jackson fans have been eagerly anticipating Randall Sullivan’s “Untouchable: The Strange Life and Tragic Death of Michael Jackson,” which went on

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

READ the article