Vincente Minnelli
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//Features

"Come Again, Little Girl": 32 Films That Begin With Someone Leaving a Mental Institution (1904-2012)
17 Mar 2016 // 9:30 PM

These 32 films make the case for the recently-escaped-or-released-mental-patient narrative as its own subgenre, replete with a language of recurring themes, plot devices, and character archetypes.

Essential Film Performances - 2012 Edition Part Six
24 Jun 2012 // 6:10 PM

PopMatters follows up our hugely popular 100 Essential Female and Male Performances feature and 2010 update with 50 additions to the essentials list. Part six features Piper Laurie, Ewan MacGregor and more...

//Blogs

'Kismet' Is a Mix of 'Arabian Nights' and Hollywood
7 Aug 2014 // 6:00 AM

Warner Archive has offered up a version of the 1955 version of "Kismet", which contrasts nicely with its 1944 counterpart.

This Day in Pop: 1958 - Lerner and Loewe's 'Gigi' Opens
15 May 2012 // 2:00 AM

This Vincente Minnelli-directed Lerner and Loewe movie musical is often considered the last great big screen MGM musical production.

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In Defense of the Infinite Universe in 'No Man's Sky'

// Moving Pixels

"The common cries of disappointment that surround No Man’s Sky stem from the exciting idea of an infinite universe clashing with the harsh reality of an infinite universe.

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