The Artist
//Features

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.

//Reviews

'The Artist': Both Gimmicky and Nostalgic | 21 Nov 2011 // 12:45 AM

Resisting change, The Artist's movie star repeats a familiar history, that is, the history of movies that's been passed on in the movies.

Austin Film Festival 2011: The Writer's Festival | 14 Nov 2011 // 4:00 PM

The Austin Film Festival has done a laudable job of carving an interesting niche.

//Blogs

The Resounds of Silents | 20 Jan 2012 // 7:00 AM

Can a film without dialogue earn Oscar accolades? Most definitely. Can it please audiences? Well...

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

Oscars 2012: Hard sell for Oscar favorite ‘The Artist’ | 26 Feb 2012 // 12:34 AM

PHILADELPHIA — Thomas Langmann was elated. The French film producer had a script he loved. It was about a Hollywood heartthrob, his faithful dog, and a

Oscars 2012: Does silence speak, and perchance predict? | 21 Feb 2012 // 11:35 PM

CHICAGO — This year’s Oscar nominees are living in the past, whether it’s World War I by way of classic studio pictorialism (“War Horse”),

//Mixed media
//Blogs

A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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