Each week new movies open in New York (and online) by the dozen. The Voice reviews all of 'em. Here are some you might not have heard about that got our critics excited, for better or worse (click on the movie title to read the full review).
Anyone who read Andrew Sarris's movie reviews was, in a way, a student of his. In addition to being one of the most incisive critics the movies have ever known, Sarris also served many years as an actual teacher. Here, one of his former students (and a critic in his own right) shares his memories of ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 5, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 14 films in focus by Andrew Sarris OSCAR WILES (IX): In all the years I have been covering Oscar orgies for The Village Voice, I have never known a single incident to dominate with such paralyzing irrele ... More >>
Clarinet in hand, the director defends one of America's disappearing art forms
The new Woody Allen film, Whatever Works -- his 40th for those keeping count -- signals a return for the filmmaker in more ways than one. For starters, it is his first film to shoot on location in New York since Melinda and Melinda in 2004, interrupting a half-decade European vacation during which ... More >>
The visionary, restored
Martin Amis's new novel sets a love triangle in a Soviet gulag
Poet or proselytizer: Will the real Henrik please stand up?
Craig Lucas adapts Strindberg's small (and tricky) tragedy
Did Ibsen's A Doll's House need updating? Berlin's Thomas Ostermeier gave it a shot.
An affair to misremember: Gondry and Kaufman reinvent the amnesiac romantic comedy
Queasy Riders Remember Old Glories
Susan Sontag's Notes on Japanese Film
Butts and Doughnuts in the Zone
The Return of the Thalia
Roger Ballens Theater of the Absurd
French Tries, by Romanian Eugene Ionesco, Come Alive
The Ralph Lemon Twist: New Recipes for Dance at the Next Wave
TV Maverick Mike White Stalks the Big Screen With Chuck & Buck
Tennis Legends Bring Their Senior Tour to Central Park
A Winter Movie Preview
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