Notorious
//Features

"Some of My Best Friends Are in Concentration Camps": The Absence of Jews in Hitchcock's WWII Films | 15 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

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?

//Columns

Biggie Gives Us One More Chance | 15 Feb 2009 // 2:00 PM

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.

//Reviews

Notorious | 23 Apr 2009 // 4:00 PM

More fan companion piece than galvanizing cinema, this stands at a distance too respectful to get under anyone's skin.

Notorious | 15 Jan 2009 // 8:44 PM

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.

//Blogs

Why Biopics Just Don't Work | 21 Apr 2009 // 12:00 AM

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

//News

Q&A with ‘Notorious' star Jamal Woolard | 16 Jan 2009 // 12:52 AM

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

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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