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 Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehoods about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
After 88 Firefighters Died in the Tianjin Blast, Chinese Officials Question Dangerous Chemical Procedures
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
Will Smith’s Concussion Looks Like The Insider, Except With Football Instead of Cigarettes