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The Rest Is Silence: Why 1967's Tribal Rock Musical 'Hair' Resonates in These Times
5 Sep 2017 // 9:35 PM
Americans may have been "letting the sun shine in" for the past 50 years, but now the burning sensation is out of control. Revisiting Hair serves as a salve.
28 Jul 2008 // 6:00 PM
The time is ripe for revisiting One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, as we're all aware that individual freedoms are still being suppressed by governments around the world.
28 Nov 2004 // 7:00 PM
Profound as Coalhouse walker's story might be, Ragtime is about far more.
Man on the Moon (1999)
31 Dec 1994 // 7:03 PM
Far be it from me to accuse Hollywood of wishful thinking. But as the closing credits for Man on the Moon roll under Andy Kaufman's (Jim Carrey's) timid gaze, it's easy to think the film has been seduced by its own notion that a life of sufficient celebrity can offer freedom from the mortality that afflicts ordinary souls.
The Aging of Aquarius: 'Hair' (Blu-ray)
11 Jun 2011 // 10:25 PM
This is a joyful noise, a combination of terrific music and equally electrifying filmmaking that walks the frequently fine line between classic and camp.