Mike Nichols
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The Graduate's Alienation, Anger, and Uncertainty Resonates for College Kids Today
2 May 2017 // 9:30 PM

This is a film about impressions, suggestions, passive-aggressive bitterness and anger that never shows its face until the last scene.

Performance Art: The Best Acting of 2007 - Male
8 Jan 2008 // 4:00 PM

From the tender and eerie precision of Sam Riley's depiction of Joy Division singer Ian Curtis in Control to yet another superlative performance by Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, PopMatters highlights the best male actors of 2007.


Love on the Rocks
29 Jun 2008 // 6:00 PM

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?'s dark, witty banter and assessment of human malice made my brain tick and also made me glad I wasn’t married.


'The Graduate' Still Seduces
31 Mar 2016 // 9:45 PM

As energetic as it ever was, sharp jokes and even sharper edges aren't lost in the transition from hit film to cultural touchstone.

Charlie Wilson's War
23 Apr 2008 // 6:00 PM

Sorkin's signature dialogue -- smart, rapid fire chatter that packs a punch -- makes this the most engaging poli-sci class you'll ever attend.


Surveying the World As It Twists and Turns: Ten Classics From the Criterion Collection
27 Mar 2016 // 9:10 PM

Keeping your head above the flood of Blu-rays is easier when buoyed by Gilda and Mrs. Robinson.

Double Take: The Graduate (1967)
19 Aug 2015 // 4:00 AM

Double Take climbs on the bus to who knows where: Swimming pools? Hotel rooms? Plastics? Scarborough Fair? The Graduate was '60s gold. How well does it seduce us today?


Mike Nichols tribute coming to Turner Classic Movies
25 Nov 2014 // 6:17 AM

Director, producer and sometime performer Mike Nichols has died, and Turner Classic Movies will offer a mini-festival of Nichols’ work on the night of Dec. 6.

American Film Institute saluting Mike Nichols' 'wonderful life'
9 Jun 2010 // 7:48 AM

LOS ANGELES — If it hadn't been for a girlfriend's mother, Mike Nichols might never have become one of the few artists to earn Oscar, Emmy,

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Treasuring Memories of Paul McCartney on 'One on One' Tour

// Notes from the Road

"McCartney welcomed Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt out for a song at Madison Square Garden.

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