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Know How You Feel
, November 07, 2000
As Thomas Dolby used to cry, Science! Books and TV shows exploring scientific issues and processes proliferate on all levels, but movies... More>>
Boomer Crooners
, November 07, 2000
Vince (Armand Assante) is a widowed 50-year-old Brooklyn bartender whose life revolves around his two sons and his leukemia-stricken daughter. He... More>>
Pagan Energies Make Crazy Babies Pagan Energies Make Crazy Babies
, November 07, 2000
The farther we get from it, the clearer it seems that the Age of the Waves—the '60s and '70s, roughly demarcated—was film culture's... More>>
Global Warnings
Documenting Seattle's Festive Resistance
, November 07, 2000
When 50,000 activists took to the streets of Seattle last November and shut down the annual meeting of the World Trade Organization, most... More>>
A Terrible Beauty
Test of Endurance
, November 07, 2000
In October 1914, the English explorer Ernest Shackleton recruited the photographer Frank Hurley to film his unprecedented voyage across... More>>
Eternal Return Eternal Return
, November 07, 2000
Home to the last great popular cinema of the 20th century, Hong Kong has proved a great source of inspiration. Syncretic by nature, Hong Kong... More>>
Veterans of Disorder Veterans of Disorder
, October 31, 2000
Kippur, which—with sobering timeliness—has its theatrical premiere this week, confirms Amos Gitai's earnest claim to be the most... More>>
Long Night’s Journeys Into Day Long Night’s Journeys Into Day
, October 31, 2000
A friend of Margaret Mead once remarked that "hers was the most complex life imaginable. She had so many fingers in so many pies, and was behind... More>>
Fake It So Real
The Curse of the Blair Witch
, October 31, 2000
Après Blair Witch le déluge. It's possible that no film has ever been ranted about and speculated upon within a year of its release... More>>
Swing the Body Electric Swing the Body Electric
, October 31, 2000
In the current issue of Film Comment, Harmony Korine names Jean Eustache's The Mother and the Whore "the greatest movie about love." It's easy to... More>>
Different Class
, October 31, 2000
The New Wave that began to change the face of British cinema in the late 1950s was committed to shaking up a doddering and conventional film... More>>
Amos Gitai’s Tour of Duty Amos Gitai’s Tour of Duty
Combat Fatigue
, October 31, 2000
Amos Gitai was born in Haifa on October 11, 1950, to a Bauhaus-trained architect and the daughter of Zionist pioneers. But he was born as a... More>>
Couples Therapy
, October 31, 2000
That John Berry's adaptation of Athol Fugard's apartheid melodrama Boesman & Lena was graced with an indulgent slot in the latest New York Film... More>>
The Price Is Blight
, October 31, 2000
From the auteur who assaulted us with Sleepless in Seattle comes a more punishing film—this time set in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in 1988.... More>>
Eyes and Ears of the Beholder Eyes and Ears of the Beholder
, October 24, 2000
Tonie Marshall's Venus Beauty Institute is a showcase for Nathalie Baye, who rode to stardom on a bicycle in Godard's 1979 Every Man for Himself.... More>>
Finders Creepers
, October 24, 2000
"This is the happiest day of my life!" gushes Baton Rouge funeral director Rick Staton in a home video edited into Julian P. Hobbs's documentary... More>>
Vincent Canby, 1924–2000 Vincent Canby, 1924–2000
Candor and Cool
, October 24, 2000
As the first-string film critic for The New York Times from 1969 to 1993, Vincent Canby had a hand in making New York a moviegoing town to rival... More>>
Booze or Lose
, October 24, 2000
The joys of dubbing are probably best reserved for Sunday afternoons on the couch with a kung fu triple feature, so it's a shame about the... More>>
Dark Victories
60-Year-Old Polish Guy Tells All
, October 24, 2000
"I'm the slowest guy ever," says James Gray, explaining why it took him six years to follow up Little Odessa with The Yards. "People wanted to... More>>
The Children's Hour The Children's Hour
, October 24, 2000
George Washington, the first feature by 25-year-old David Gordon Green, is the year's most fascinating American indie precisely because it's the... More>>
Furtive Desires and Faustian Bargains Furtive Desires and Faustian Bargains
, October 24, 2000
Anything can happen when actors direct—from Robert Montgomery's sojourns into subjective weirdness to Robert Redford's flatulent... More>>
Kill Yr Idols
, October 24, 2000
Just in time to placate the quadrennial Beltway snipers, Warner Bros. prostrates itself before John McCain with the inbred Gump relation Pay It... More>>
Totò Recall Totò Recall
, October 17, 2000
Someday, perhaps, some bold internationalist will consecrate an alley off Hollywood Boulevard to those other superstars of world cinema—the... More>>
Devil Inside
, October 17, 2000
The Vatican's latest recruitment film, Lost Souls, bitch-smacks the fear of Linda Blair into hapless nonbelievers, proposing agnosticism as the... More>>
Weather Forecasts
, October 17, 2000
The sophomore edition of this underheralded film fest proves that just because we're commonly unable to hear the falling tree of new Russian... More>>
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