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De Niro's Rupert Pupkin Is Far More Menanacing and Relevant Today Than His Travis Bickle

De Niro's Rupert Pupkin Is Far More Menanacing and Relevant Today Than His Travis Bickle

By Christopher John Stephens

23 Aug 2017 // 2:00 AM

What is it about Martin Scorsese's The King of Comedy that made its menace too intense for audiences than other gangster dramas of the '80s? ...

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Maximal Minimal: The Legacy of Versatile Artist Tony Conrad

By Tristan Kneschke

22 Aug 2017 // 2:00 AM

The former member of Lou Reed's The Primitives yearned to free himself of composition, to strive toward a new paradigm found in minimalism....

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//News

Kathryn Bigelow Sheds Fresh Light on the Tragedy of 'Detroit'>

Bigelow infuses that summer night in Detroit with the urgent viscerality of her overseas war films and the racial boldness of early-era Spike Lee....

Kathryn Bigelow Confronts Horrific Chapter of US history in Searing 'Detroit'>

How Rotten Tomatoes Became Hollywood's Most Influential -- and Feared -- Website>

Black, Funny, and Poised to Shake Up Hollywood>

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'Hopscotch' is Anchored in Walter Matthau's Playful, Irascible Personality

// Short Ends and Leader

"With his novel, Hopscotch, Brian Garfield challenged himself to write a suspenseful spy tale in which nobody gets killed.

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