Showing posts from February, 2010

The lady with the ax: Anna Wintour in The September Issue

Ambiguities of war: 8 questions about The Hurt Locker

Apocalyptic links

"What can such a sign mean?": the schlemiel and inscrutable judgment in A Serious Man


Would Cleopatra vlog? and other questions about history and social media

The pleasures of shooting the bull: Bulworth starring Warren Beatty and Halle Berry (1998)

Luc Besson, From Paris with Love, and the cheerful American mucker

Notable links du jour

"And so live ever--or else swoon to death"--the pleasures of Jane Campion's Bright Star

Bright Star, An Education, and the cult of the book

Notable film and media links--February 3, 2010--nearly Oscar nomination-free edition