The Movie Club
The Movie Club3-D now seems like an entertainment tax levied by Hollywood on moviegoers.
What Does Roland Emmerich Have Against the White House?A history of destroying national landmarks on film.
Wauaugh!Howard the Duck, George Lucas' best movie about a talking duck, finally arrives on DVD.
It's a New Box Set!How much would you pay for a four-disc collection of the best episodes of The Price Is Right?
Popeye the EverymanRediscovering the weird, wonderful, working-class hero of the original Popeye cartoons. Plus: Why spinach.
Why Don't Movies Ever Blow Up the Bay Bridge?A history of destroying national landmarks on film.
Imagine Seeing John Wayne in IMAXThat's sort of what watching How the West Was Won is like.
Close Encounters of the Third KindNevermind those little alien guys—how about that suburban malaise!
Wait Till Next YearNot impressed with this summer's blockbusters? Check out what's on tap for summer 2008.
The End of the Death Penalty? Recent Supreme Court opinions suggest there are five votes to abolish capital punishment.
One Thing Primates of Park Avenue Definitely Doesn’t Exaggerate: The Obscene Power of Designer Purses
Geeking Out I write about some of the uglier aspects of humanity. Sometimes escapism is exactly what I need.
I Adore Chris Thile, but I Have Mixed Feelings About His Prairie Home Companion Hosting Gig
A Victory for Public Health Measles outbreaks at Disneyland show just how vicious this virus can be.