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  • Blogs

    February 13, 2013

    Big Deaths, Bad Titles: Die Hard Lives On

    John McClane sneering at the title of the newest Die Hard film You won't be able to tell, superficially, that Bruce Willis has aged--his level of baldness has remained unchanged since the mid-90s--but there are some signs of wear and tear on the newest, fifth iteration of the long-running Die Hard ... More >>

  • Film

    August 22, 2012

    Action Movies Don't Have to Suck

    A lament for lost carnage—and coherence

  • Film

    February 15, 2005

    In a Year of 13 Lakes

    Gay Nazis, minimalist experiments, and maybe a Sokurov masterpiece at the Berlin festival