We're very saddened to hear about the death of film critic Andrew Sarris at the age of 83. He spent some of his best years tilting with Pauline Kael here at the Voice, and while we're putting together an actual obit, we wanted to highlight some of the best things he did at this newspaper. A few yea ... More >>
Robert Opel will be forever known as the guy who streaked naked across the stage of the 1974 Academy Awards, showing the world what a real trophy looks like (though host David Niven chimed in with a witty remark about how Opel was allegedly revealing his shortcomings). But he was so much mo ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 15, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 35 Films By Andrew Sarris "CASINO ROYALE" is said to be doing spectacular business despite moderately unfavorable reviews. Most of the proceedings were too esoteric for this reviewer. At times, it seemed th ... More >>
You know you're a NYer when . . . you recognize locations in these movies. Ba da bum.
Preminger gets his day at Film Forum
I talked to Dancy, but Christian bailed. Paris Hilton got out, too.
Reassessing an English visionary's symphonic formalism
Bumbling scientist and former gymnast circumnavigate the mad, mad, mad, mad world
My Ongoing Love Affair With Those Twisted Awards