Graceful Grief: 'Nicole Kidman 4-Film Collection' | 10 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

If, after taking in Cold Mountain, you’re not yet sick of watching Kidman wield enormous shotguns, she does this plenty more in The Others, where she plays -- you’ll never guess -- a woman trying to hold a household together as she awaits a lover who may or may not be returning from war.

Dogville (2003) | 14 Apr 2004 // 7:00 PM

The accusation that the film is 'anti-American' says less about Von Trier than it does about the American psyche.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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