Welcome to the Village Voice's not-really-annual Oscar liveblog! Feel the electricity. Not sure if you've heard, but: This year's Academy Awards will be UNLIKE ANY YOU'VE EVER SEEN BEFORE! First of all: They've hired an architect to design the set. Money well spent. Next: Taking a page from The Mic ... More >>
Comics come out on Wednesday, and so does Richard Gehr's Pulp Fictions. Pluto: Urasawa x Tezuka Volume One Naoki Urasawa and Osamu Tezuka Viz 20th Century Boys Volume 01 Naoki Urasawa Viz Someone is killing the great robots of Europe. In celebrated manga artist Naoki Urasawa's Pluto, manga god ... More >>
This'll break you up: Revisiting the January 2007 Facebook parody from USC, directed by Mu Sun While you're waiting for the stimulus bill to hook you back up: It's not you, it's my social-networking. Further confirmation in this morning's Daily News of something that thousands of you alre ... More >>
Critics turn into optimists, pick WALL-E as year's best.
Ari Folman, an Israeli filmmaker, takes on his country's Vietnam
Reflecting its moment, Cannes 2008 takes a decidedly serious tone
Che wins the only Cannes award that really matters: ours
A jury divided unites around Laurent Cantets schoolhouse drama