Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 15, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 24 Elvis: The last laugh By Carman Moore I think I know who Elvis Presley is. Wasn't he the guy who was always combing his hair, because he knew the girls would be watching? Wasn't he the guy who didn't ... More >>
Sure, there were missiles in Cuba. But what about the film critics' awards?
Film Forum restores Kurosawa's classic
After a screening on Friday of a restored print of Max Ophuls' Lola Montes (1955)—which will play at the Ziegfield Theater on October 4, as part of the 46th New York Film Festival—I came home to an AMC broadcast of Midway (1976), the kitschy WWII sausagefest starring Charleton Heston. Not to com ... More >>
Play it again, samurai: Sword plays and bandit ballets in this razor-sharp summer series
Dancers from Portugal tease death with virtuosity; a Korean-born New Yorker tries it on
Your Friends and Sabers
Vanishing Before Our Eyes