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Influentialalbums.com is a "quiz" one of your Facebook friends might've posted, boasting "Very few people own 70 or more. How many have you got?" and listing 100 albums ranging from the duh (Blonde on Blonde, Pet Sounds) to the hmmm (Gerry Rafferty? Felt??) to the genuinely bizarre (well, see below) ... More >>
For Matt Damon and company, the message is the message
At last night's TimesTalk, Matt Damon and Gus Van Sant spoke about the first time they culturally collided. Matt was trying out for the role of the dim-witted student Jimmy in Van Sant's 1995 black comedy To Die For. Van Sant said that at the audition, he gave Damon some vague direction and Damon ... More >>
That's what insiders are saying--the kind of insiders who are usually right sometimes. Oscar's Best Actor locks already seem to be: Daniel Day-Lewis for Lincoln Duh. We knew this the second the movie was announced. Denzel Washington for Flight People are so happy he got a quality script agai ... More >>
Not so tight that the wife, Jennifer Garner needs to worry, mind you. But Ben Affleck--who has an important new movie called Argo coming out--tells The Hollywood Reporter about his former flame, Jennifer Lopez: "We don't have the kind of relationship where she relies on me for advice, but we do ha ... More >>
All the way out on the south shore of Staten Island lies a quiet, tucked-away community called the Cedar Grove Beach Club, a "poor man's Bermuda" for the few Staten Islanders who knew about it and summered there. That's all over now, as the city's Parks Department plans to turn the 200-acre p ... More >>
Nike -- the billion-dollar company who profits off people like LeBron James and child laborers and who make awesome World Cup commercials -- has released a set of sneakers called the Five Boroughs Pack, each with their own specific set of designs for each borough of New York. The Shoe Game ha ... More >>
Two of the years best books, live
'He never just told the story'
Scene and heard: Last Days audio guru finds a method to some mumbles
The Influence of Anxiety
Gus Van Sant Jerry-Rigs the Road Movie
From Rent Boys to Weathergirls
Slurry With the Fringe on Top
Millennium Movies Get a Second Chance
Sticking to His Hired Guns
Thrillers! Satires! Westerns! Indies! Blockbusters! Sequels!
Director Don McKellar Begins With the End
The architect of the unconscious faces his greatest challenge