Stephanie Zacharek

Stephanie Zacharek is chief film critic at the Village Voice.

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Jan. 17 2014 6:06 PMWhy Is 12 Years a Slave So Hard to Talk About?
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Jan. 15 2014 6:20 PMThe Movie ClubEntry 7: In praise of Tom Hanks. And Oprah!
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Jan. 11 2013 5:40 PMThe Movie ClubA few words about Bradley Cooper.
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Jan. 9 2013 12:03 PMThe Movie ClubI used to hate Matthew McConaughey. Now I love him. I hate when that happens.
Aug. 3 2012 11:59 PMHate the PlayersBruce Wagner’s novel Dead Stars doesn’t understand what makes Hollywood satire work.
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Jan. 6 2012 12:29 PMThe Movie ClubDid anyone else take delight in the placenta-splooge craziness of Twilight: Breaking Dawn-Part One?
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Jan. 2 2012 4:21 PMThe Movie ClubWhy I loved Melancholia, and why Tree of Life left me cold.
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Jan. 4 2011 4:06 PMSomehow, There's Always a Man Responsible for Anything Sofia Coppola Has Achieved.
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Jan. 8 2010 10:29 AMReason vs. Instinct, the Snooze Button vs. Lars von Trier
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Jan. 4 2010 3:17 PMRaining on the Tilda Swinton Love Parade
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Jan. 7 2009 3:37 PMIn Praise of Clint Eastwood's Face
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Jan. 7 2005 9:09 AMEastwood's Darkroom
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Jan. 6 2005 11:53 AMA Positively Final Note on the State of Film Criticism
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Jan. 4 2005 1:38 PMI Nominate Dogville …
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Jan. 16 2014 3:53 PMThe Movie ClubEntry 11: I don’t care about the Oscars. I don’t care about the Oscars. I don’t care about the Oscars.
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Jan. 13 2014 11:45 PMThe Movie ClubEntry 3: Memo to modern men: Be less like Joaquin Phoenix in Her, more like Ethan Hawke in Before Midnight.
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Jan. 10 2013 12:08 PMThe Movie ClubI had enormous problems with Beasts of the Southern Wild.
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Jan. 8 2013 11:15 AMThe Movie ClubI’m a guilt-ridden white liberal and I thought Django Unchained was fun. Fun fun fun!
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Jan. 9 2012 2:52 PMThe Movie ClubWar Horse wasn’t corny.
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Jan. 4 2012 12:44 PMThe Movie ClubA defense of The Artist, offered without disclaimers or shame.
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Jan. 7 2011 1:14 PMElle Fanning in Somewhere Provided My Favorite Movie Moment
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Jan. 4 2011 10:29 AMPleasure at the Movies, or Why I Loved The Tourist
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Jan. 6 2010 10:47 AMThe Ultimate Critical Insult
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Jan. 9 2009 11:55 AMWhy Fast Times at Ridgemont High Is a Movie Landmark
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Jan. 6 2009 3:59 PMThe Tyranny of Tasteful Movies
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Jan. 6 2005 6:31 PMThe Heavenly Hellboy
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Jan. 5 2005 8:20 AMWhat critical consensus?


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

160 Countries Host Marches to Demand Action on Climate Change


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.