Directors just can’t seem to resist recreating great paintings in movie form.Read more "How art becomes film"
‘I can’t think of anything cheesier than an actor writing two memoirs.’Read more "Peter Coyote Is and Isn’t Retired"
In 1961, psychologist and Yale professor Stanley Milgram ran a controversial experiment to see whether ordinary people would deliberately administer harmful electric shocks to strangers just because an authority figure told them to. It’s a good question. If only the answer had been, “No, of course not.”Read more "Michael Almereyda on Experimenter"
Paul Thomas Anderson records a fusion of musical cultures without parsing its nuances, preferring instead a luxuriant soak in the melting pot.Read more "Junun"