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  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    The Joy of Despair: "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?"

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 1, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 1 Films in Focus by Andrew Sarris "THEY SHOOT HORSES, DON'T THEY?" has finally come to the screen 34 years after the publication of Horace McCoy's classic wouldn't-that-make-a-wonderful-movie novel. I read ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    The Best Western Ever!

    ​No, not the hotel--I mean the genre. To me, westerns have always been like spinach--ill-tasting and probably not even that good for you. But in my neurotic quest to see every movie ever made at least twice, I've sat through them all and I have to say some stand higher above the range than oth ... More >>

  • Film

    June 3, 2008

    At Anthology, Howard Hawks's Twilight

    Films from the end of a great career

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    February 25, 2007
  • Columns

    January 12, 1999

    NY Mirror

    Definitely honor-free will be Joseph Fiennes for Shakespeare (sorry, but the Bard didn't look like Rob Lowe).