Tuesday, June 15 2010
Although Hitchcock made several films expressing his opposition to the Nazis, viewing these films leads to the question: Where was any mention of the Jews who were so profoundly affected by the Nazis and WWII?
Sunday, February 15 2009
Biggie Smalls' mythology hasn't afforded him a dreamy endgame à la Tupac or Elvis. Nobody imagines Biggie pulling the ultimate Machiavellian coup by making the world believe he's dead while he's secretly chillin' in Jamaica.
Thursday, April 23 2009
More fan companion piece than galvanizing cinema, this stands at a distance too respectful to get under anyone's skin.
Thursday, January 15 2009
Notorious looks back on the day when hip-hop was coming into its seeming own, when telling stories was a way to make order from chaos, as well as money and, as Biggie saw it, mo problems.
Tuesday, April 21 2009
It's not a hard genre to mess up. There are so many pre and post production hazards to overcome that the moviemaking winds up the
Friday, January 16 2009
Before this month, Jamal Woolard was an obscure rapper going by the stage name of Gravy. And Gravy was best known for a 2006 shooting outside