14 years ago
Peter Gay summed up the long Victorian era as "Schnitzler's Century." Freud found his own "double" in Arthur Schnitzler and envied his contemporary's psychological insight. Kubrick spent his last, best energies on Eyes Wide Shut, an adaptation of ...
15 years ago
When Rick Perlstein sat down to tell the secret history of modern conservatism in the early 1960s, he mastered the politics, the ideologies, the personalities; then he absorbed everything else. Before the Storm is one of the most stylish, riveting...