Our critics think you should see The Punk Singer and Mauvais Sang this weekend, but there's plenty more to see in New York theaters. We also have a film essay in our holiday arts guide, and of course, our weekly Voice Film Club podcast.
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CHERYL & FCKNLZ didn't buy the hype that Thanksgiving isn't a great party holiday. They went ahead and threw "A VERY CLUB KID SEXXXY THANKSGIVING" at Baby's All Right on November 23rd, and gave everyone who went something to be thankful for.
ALL PHOTOS BY MARO HAGOPIAN
This year saw its share of incredible documentaries, but in 2013 the stand-outs are films that help flesh out the way we see the world.
Below are fifteen docs we suggest seeing, from the grisly to uplifting. Click on the name of the film to read its review.
The City That Never Sleeps forgot to even take naps in 2013. We had raves, zombie parties, drag bashes, music festivals, and burlesque freak-outs. And all of that was just January. Take a look back with us, won't you?
It's freezing outside, so why not steam up with a few hot tubs, saunas, and hard drinks? Sean Glass and Michael Gogel hosted this insane party at the Russian & Turkish Bath House in the East Village on November 23rd. Winter, you ain't so bad.
On November 22nd, Fool's Gold Records celebrated their 6th birthday at SRB Brooklyn with Bodega Bamz Brenmar, GrandeMarshall, Nick Catchdubs, Party Supplies, High Klassified, and more. They had a lot of help blowing out the candles.
ALL PHOTOS BY LAURA JUNE KIRSCH
On November 21st, BBQ Films screened the classic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at Villain in Williamsburg. Naturally, Shredder showed up and held tryouts for the Foot Clan. It was all going so smoothly until the rad turtles with 'tudes broke up the party and ate some pizza to celebrate. Partners...
Our critics think you should see The Hunger Games: Catching Fire this weekend, but there's plenty more to see in New York theaters. We also have an interview with Spike Lee about Oldboy, an interview with Michel Gondry about working with Noam Chomsky, the usual full slate of film reviews and...