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The 40 Best Films of 2011 | 22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2011 | 17 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

In another strong year, crime and punishment take on heart and heroism for the right to be called 2011's best male film acting work.

//Columns

Scorsese vs. Scorsese: Tales of Two Dreamers | 15 Apr 2014 // 9:30 PM

The Wolf of Wall Street celebrates deception, whereas Hugo upholds the search for truth. Which worldview is Scorsese's?

//Reviews

'Hugo': A Love Letter to Cinema | 26 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Martin Scorsese makes it hard for you to forget why film is the single most important medium art has to offer, and if you’ve forgotten, he does a damn good job of reminding you.

'Hugo': Remembering and Forgetting | 22 Nov 2011 // 11:57 PM

As much as Hugo is being touted as Scorsese's foray into 3D, Méliès' images, flat, awkward, and strangely beautiful, are its most memorable.

//Blogs

The 10 Best Modern YA Film Adaptations | 19 Mar 2015 // 5:00 AM

Not all YA adaptations are created equally. In fact, there are many terrible examples of the genre. On the other hand, here are a few that are pretty great.

The Olden Globes | 16 Jan 2012 // 3:00 AM

Once again, the members of the Hollywood Foreign Press have spoken - and confused the awards season conversation all over again.

//News

Lauded ‘Hugo’ proves costly to its producer | 9 Feb 2012 // 1:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Last weekend I hosted a panel at the Santa Barbara Film Festival that featured five producers whose films were Oscar best picture nominees.

Oscar nominees take a look back with ‘New Nostalgia’ | 3 Feb 2012 // 1:35 AM

The New Nostalgia, despite every dyspeptic bone in my body, is not necessarily a bad thing -- particularly in thoughtful hands, like those of Martin Scorsese or Steven Spielberg. The New Nostalgia is about dipping into movie history to rediscover the joy of moviegoing itself.

//Mixed media
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The Moving Pixels Podcast Becomes the 'Beholder'

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to think that we would never be complicit with the dictates of an authoritarian regime, but Beholder reveals how complicated such choices can become.

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