With the publication of the best-selling onanism epic Portnoy's Complaint in 1969, people would randomly shout at author Philip Roth on the street, "Leave it alone!" They may have had a point, but Roth, of course, was writing about a character--though he admits that having an alter ego on the print ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 20, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 16 films in focus By Andrew Sarris The 44th annual festivities of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences began with a whimper and ended with a bang, demonstrating that, among other things, Oscar ... More >>
Sure, there were missiles in Cuba. But what about the film critics' awards?
Note to Greek husbands: Killing child not best idea
Did Ibsen's A Doll's House need updating? Berlin's Thomas Ostermeier gave it a shot.
Love and Death in Town and Country
Despite a yearlong retrospective, John Guare wants to be a playwright of the present tense