Keith Phipps

Keith Phipps is a Chicago-based freelance writer and editor specializing in film and other aspects of pop culture.

Brow Beat
April 4 2013 5:11 PMA Fellow Chicago Critic Remembers Roger Ebert
The Movie Club
Jan. 11 2013 1:28 PMThe Movie ClubI love that Casa De Mi Padre exists. Hope Springs, too.
The Movie Club
Jan. 9 2013 8:45 AMThe Movie Club3-D now seems like an entertainment tax levied by Hollywood on moviegoers.
Summer Movies
June 21 2010 7:43 PMRemember Dick Tracy?It had Warren Beatty. Al Pacino. Madonna. Songs by Sondheim.
Dvd extras
Nov. 19 2009 9:29 AMWhat Happens in Las Vegas, N.M.
Dvd extras
Nov. 17 2009 9:42 AMMonument Valley, Where Peter and Henry Fonda's Careers Intersected
Recycled
Oct. 6 2009 3:03 PMWhat Does Roland Emmerich Have Against the White House?A history of destroying national landmarks on film.
Dvd extras
April 7 2009 6:39 AMWauaugh!Howard the Duck, George Lucas' best movie about a talking duck, finally arrives on DVD.
Dvd extras
April 15 2008 8:15 AMIt's a New Box Set!How much would you pay for a four-disc collection of the best episodes of The Price Is Right?
Dvd extras
Aug. 2 2007 7:23 AMPopeye the EverymanRediscovering the weird, wonderful, working-class hero of the original Popeye cartoons. Plus: Why spinach.
The Movie Club
Jan. 6 2007 4:02 PMThe Lake HouseGuy
The Movie Club
Jan. 4 2007 12:50 PMFeel the Love
Brow Beat
Feb. 1 2013 9:42 AMDana Stevens and Keith Phipps Discuss Warm Bodies
The Movie Club
Jan. 10 2013 11:11 AMThe Movie ClubNo love for Paul Thomas Anderson? Or Wes Anderson?
The Movie Club
Jan. 7 2013 8:30 AMThe Movie ClubI loved the moral murk of Zero Dark Thirty.
Dvd extras
Nov. 20 2009 7:11 AMThe End of the Road
Dvd extras
Nov. 18 2009 11:16 AMDennis Hopper's Long Love Affair With Taos, N.M.
Dvd extras
Nov. 16 2009 6:57 AMRetracing the Path of the Iconic Movie on Its 40th Anniversary
Summer Movies
July 7 2009 7:01 AMWhy Don't Movies Ever Blow Up the Bay Bridge?A history of destroying national landmarks on film.
Dvd extras
Nov. 11 2008 9:50 AMImagine Seeing John Wayne in IMAXThat's sort of what watching How the West Was Won is like.
Dvd extras
Nov. 20 2007 7:39 AMClose Encounters of the Third KindNevermind those little alien guys—how about that suburban malaise!
Summer Movies
June 27 2007 12:55 PMWait Till Next YearNot impressed with this summer's blockbusters? Check out what's on tap for summer 2008.
The Movie Club
Jan. 4 2007 6:16 PMWho Is the Director of the 2000s?
Dvd extras
Dec. 1 2006 1:13 PMPopeye the Everyman

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History

The Self-Made Man

The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

Does Your Child Have “Sluggish Cognitive Tempo”? Or Is That Just a Disorder Made Up to Scare You?

The First Case of Ebola in America Has Been Diagnosed in Dallas

Why Indians in America Are Mad for India’s New Prime Minister

Damned Spot

Now Stare. Don’t Stop.

The perfect political wife’s loving gaze in campaign ads.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

The GOP Senate Candidate in Iowa Doesn’t Want Voters to Know Just How Conservative She Really Is

Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD

The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 30 2014 5:19 PM Social Outcasts Republican candidates are retreating from debates on abortion, gay marriage, and contraception.
  Business
Building a Better Workplace
Sept. 30 2014 1:16 PM You Deserve a Pre-cation The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.
  Life
Education
Sept. 30 2014 1:48 PM Thrashed Florida State’s new president is underqualified and mistrusted. But here’s how he can turn it around.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 4:45 PM Steven Soderbergh Is Doing Some Next-Level Work on The Knick
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 5:47 PM California Gov. Vetoes Bill Requiring Warrant for Police Surveillance Drones
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 30 2014 7:30 AM What Lurks Beneath the Methane Lakes of Titan?
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.