"So, You Want To Start a Film Festival …: Don't," by Grady Hendrix, posted Wednesday, June 15, 2005.
"The Bad Boy of Summer: Michael Bay vs. his critics," by Bryan Curtis, posted Wednesday, June 15, 2005.
Sharksploitation!: Jaws and the sad decline of the shark movie," by Rebecca Onion, posted Thursday, June 16, 2005.
An Extremely Macho Elf: Reconsidering Steve McQueen, by Matt Feeney, posted Thursday, June 16, 2005.
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