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Book Review: Machine Dancer

Book Review: Machine Dancer

A picture of the man who envisioned movie musicals.

Dec 6, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 12 • By RICHARD STRINER

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Only Direct

Only Direct

Conservatives should not cede the precincts of popular culture.

Mar 22, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 26 • By ED GILLESPIE

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Gelernter on the Internet's Future

Welcome to the Lifestream.

9:00 AM, Mar 9, 2010 • By MATTHEW CONTINETTI

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Victoria in Love

Victoria in Love

A queen’s life before she became the Widow of Windsor.

Mar 1, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 23 • By JOHN PODHORETZ

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Prodigy in Pictures

Prodigy in Pictures

When films were movies, Irving Thalberg was the (young) man to see in Hollywood.

Jan 18, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 17 • By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

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The Passion of the Starsky and the Hutch

Owen Wilson and Ben Stiller go old school; the Oscars give it up for the ugly and the unhappy; and "The Passion" might be bigger than you think.

11:00 PM, Mar 4, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The Fat, the Mean, and the Ugly

From the January 9, 2004 Wall Street Journal: Peter Biskind's "Down and Dirty Pictures" tells all about Miramax and the American indie scene.

11:00 PM, Jan 15, 2004 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The End of the Ring

"The Return of the King" is a flawed, disappointing end to Peter Jackson's exceptional Lord of the Rings trilogy.

11:00 PM, Dec 16, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Cold Comfort

"Cold Mountain," the season's biggest slab of Oscar bait, comes to theaters. Audiences will be deeply moved. Or else.

11:00 PM, Dec 11, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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East of Little Big Horn

"The Last Samurai" puts a Yankee in the Emperor's court and lets Tom Cruise show off his swordsmanship.

11:00 PM, Dec 4, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The Cat in the Hat Does Paris

Dr. Seuss's classic comes to the big screen with style, barf jokes, and a newly-minted porn star.

11:00 PM, Nov 20, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Christmas Comes Early

"Elf" comes in time to give you holiday cheer while you're still savoring your leftover Halloween candy.

11:00 PM, Nov 6, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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The Matrix: Exposed

"Revolutions" reveals that underneath the philosophy, allegory, and intellectual pretension of "The Matrix" is a great big wad of nothing.

11:00 PM, Nov 4, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Stopping Stephen Glass

The new movie "Shattered Glass" believes that Stephen Glass's mad genius made it impossible to stop him before he was caught. There is evidence to suggest otherwise.

11:00 PM, Oct 30, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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"Scary Movie 3"--The Final Insult

What the Scary Movie franchise means for the future of the film spoof. Plus, why won't Nicole Kidman get fat?

12:00 AM, Oct 24, 2003 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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