On July 17, during a routine Wednesday night at the East Williamsburg performing arts space known as Big Snow Buffalo Lodge, co-manager Yoni David was shot, a bystander in a dispute unrelated to the venue. The bullet travelled through his left arm and into his torso, leaving his limb close to unusab ... More >>
Lovable kook and daring actress Karen Black is ill, which makes Nitehawk Cinema's series homaging her even more eye-crossingly special.
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Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 16, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 16 Films in Focus by Andrew Sarris OSCAR GOES TO COLLEGE: You could hardly recognize Oscar this year at the celebration of his 42nd birthday. After years of flaunting his nouveau riche vulgarity and grade s ... More >>
Real vampires dont sparkle
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 14, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 44 From Soap Opera to Dope Opera by Andrew Sarris A Hollywood wag once defined a "woman's picture" as the kind of movie in which a wife commits adultery for most of the running time and then before the fi ... More >>
Señor Skymiles gets a big retrospective
From South Africa to North Carolina, fest explores the black experience
"It don't make them Runnin' Scared." "No. It makes them dangerous." Terry Southern, the novelist, essayist and screenwriter, died in New York City 22 years ago today, October 29. In addition to penning the screenplays for Barberella and Dr. Strangelove among others, Southern shared writing credits ... More >>
James Mangold remakes a classic western for our ADD times
Nicolas Cage sells his soul for another Hollywood hit
Made-up memoir faithfully adapted by bottle-blonde goth
Truck stop 'hos, Miami fuzz, and nude, wriggling bodies converge at downtown festival
Seeking a band of airborne rebels, a dancer and a swordsman get lost in orgasmic set design
Proud indie panders to no one but its writer-director-producer-star-editor-cinematographer
Breaking the sound barrier: A director's take on movies, music, adolescence, and politics
Thats Our Bush! The Presidents Re-Election Campaign Kicks Off With a Shameless 9-11 Docudrama
Terence Stamp Returns in a Custom-Made Star Vehicle
A rundown of the season's movies handpicked for their potential wondrousness or probable woefulness.