Emil Jannings

  • Film

    April 2, 2014
  • Blogs

    December 15, 2011

    An Oscar For a Mute Performance? Can Happen

    A lot of oddsmakers are talking up Jean Dujardin for his silent turn in the mostly speechless The Artist. And Max Von Sydow is getting a supporting push for playing a traumatized man who communicates via facial expressions and note writing in Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close. But a friend of mine ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 23, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 14, 2011

    Charlie Chaplin Classes Up the 1972 Oscars Ceremony

    ​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 >>

  • Voice Choices

    December 8, 2010
  • Voice Choices

    February 9, 2010
  • Film

    September 13, 2005


    Thrill of the still: How an image from Wong Kar-wai's art-house hit keeps you gazing

  • Film

    February 15, 2005
  • Film

    August 31, 2004

    Through a Looking Glass

    An expressionist landmark lights the way for an extensive retro of a silent master's work

  • Film

    December 16, 2003

    To Have and To Hold On To

    The year's most essential, best, all-time super-duper boxed DVD sets—bar almost none

  • Film

    December 9, 2003

    Light Motifs

    Blonde venus, blue angel: Applying a last touch of lipstick to a sultry creature of illusion

  • Film

    July 10, 2001
  • NYC Life

    May 29, 2001


    Cinema Alfresco

  • Film

    November 17, 1998

    Famous Last Words

    Movie Buffs Pick Their Favorite Endings

    [Spoilers are in bold]