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Asta Nielsen and Fatma Girik's Hamlets: Old Mysteries, New Problems

Asta Nielsen and Fatma Girik's Hamlets: Old Mysteries, New Problems

By Andrew Grossman

22 May 2017 // 2:30 AM

Wherein Hamlet is no longer a neurotic male in princely guise but a woman invested with an identity crisis....

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An Android’s Dream: How the Robot Traitor Became the Center of 'Alien: Covenant'

By Chance Solem-Pfeifer

18 May 2017 // 3:00 AM

In an allegory where humans are the damned and the aliens are the plague, what does it mean to spend so much time with immune robot bystanders?...

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//News

How 'Star Wars' Blazed a Path for Filmmakers Across the Galaxy>

Star Wars, George Lucas said back in 1975, two summers before its release, "is built on top of many things that came before"....

Netflix and Amazon Are Using Disparate Strategies With Their War Films This Month>

Laura Poitras Zeroes in on Julian Assange and WikiLeaks in the Elusive, Unsettling 'Risk'>

Oscar-winning Director Laura Poitras Talks About 'Risk', Julian Assange and WikiLeaks>

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Smudge and Jury: The Punk-Noir Pulp of 'I, The Jury'

// Short Ends and Leader

"With all the roughneck charm of a '40s-era pulp novel and much style to spare, I, The Jury is a good, popcorn-filling yarn.

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