Monday, January 28 2013
From popcorn perfection to animation experimentation, foreign finesse and good old Hollywood hokum, 2012 delivered the shiny cinematic goods and then some. Here are our choices for the titles that took on the challenge, and won.
Monday, October 29 2012
Teenage outcasts often feel like the world is against them; in 1994, three adolescents in West Memphis, Arkansas, experienced proof that it actually was. Now, despite being freed after 18 years of wrongful imprisonment, the battle of the West Memphis Three is not concluded.
Monday, December 24 2012
West of Memphis never loses sight of the fact that legal systems can go so terribly wrong, in so many ways.
Wednesday, November 14 2012
Two new documentaries -- The Central Park FIve and West of Memphis -- look at US legal cases gone wrong, their consequences and the lessons that might be drawn.
Friday, March 1 2013
West of Memphis is the real vindication - even if it is incomplete.