A correction -- and an upset! We originally listed Oscar Isaac of Inside Llewyn Davis as the winner in our film poll's best actor category. According to our first round of poll math, he had just barely edged out Chiwetel Ejiofor of 12 Years a Slave. After publishing the results, we discovered that w ... More >>
Tish James Public Advocate Victory In another not very surprising race, City Councilmember Leticia "Tish" James has handily won the Public Advocate seat, edging out her opponents from the Green Party, the Libertarians, the War Veterans, the Freedom Party, the Conservative Party, and the Socialist W ... More >>
The Director of Anvil! seeks out the woman behind the Master of Suspense
New York Republican Party Chairman Ed Cox has spent a good chunk of this election season kvetching about the amount of time President Barack Obama has spent hobnobbing with celebrities.But when Cox's horse in this year's presidential race parties with celebs, the chairman's outrage is nonexistent -- ... More >>
See also our Voice Exclusive: Paul Haggis reacts to Scientology's attack on Nazanin Boniadi We managed to find a copy of the new Vanity Fair today, and we've read Maureen Orth's story, "What Katie Didn't Know," about Tom Cruise and his Scientology-approved search for a new wife. As advertised, the ... More >>
Woody Allen and co-stars talk movies, love, and death
Is one hacker behind many of the "revenge-porn" photos that were posted on Hunter Moore's Is Anyone Up?
In an interview with the New York Post published this weekend, Mayor Bloomberg weighed in on who he thinks might follow in his footsteps as the next mayor. "It's really hard to see the Democratic primary next year not being the real election," he told the Post. With that criteria, the Post p ... More >>
Courtesy ABCAnd now for the awards portion of the evening! Full disclosure: the three of us have seen only five of the Best Picture nominees. Not that it matters. So:
Press Clips has long, if intermittently, been the name of the media column at the Village Voice, years ago on paper in the hands of journalists like Sydney Schanberg and Keach Hagey, before being brought to this blog by some untamed rabble-rouser called Foster Kamer. But as a wise man once wr ... More >>
Bourdain, without cat hair.Earlier today, the Guardian held a live chat with Anthony Bourdain on its website. Numerous members of the British populace clamored to ask him questions. Among them was Paul Levy, a writer who is best known for inflicting the word "foodie" upon the world as the co- ... More >>
In New York theater today, what's not imported is what's underrated
At newest Chelsea gay bar, baseball and beer. Plus: Broadway and bears
All the knives and the fighting back make GLAAD sad. Tough!
But that doesn't mean it's good
Looking at modern romance in the USA
Woody Allen is back from his European vacation. Next, he directs Larry David in NYC and Puccini for L.A. Opera
It's more of the same from Woody Allen in Cassandra's Dream
If you can't fix it, you gotta stand it? The 'Adam Sandler gay-marriage movie' crassly disagrees.
Third time brings harm to the Spidey franchise; Peter Parker to wear a bubble skirt in 4.
Memento director takes his bag of tricks to the Victorian era
Sofia Coppola pays opulent tribute to the innocent boredom of a teen queen
A pair of sunshine noirs go in search of Hollywood's heart of darkness
Woody Allen's second straight English excursion is a failed return to comedy
Where everyone from Parker Posey to Miss Guy played during the holidays
Bill Murray's Star Vehicle, Gus Van Sant's Double Comeback, and the Year of the Documentary
Daniel Clowes and Terry Zwigoff Ghostwrite Teen Limbo
Moviegoers Avoid Big-Budget Pitfalls