Hollywood’s Tortured Tech Gurus
October 12, 2015
'Steve Jobs' is the latest movie to explore the soul of an alluring, disturbing startup CEO.
"I’m about to die right now, and I really want you to be there.”
The Film Buff’s Tour of New York
May 13, 2015
For many if not most New Yorkers, New York is a dream we encounter in the movies before we make it the place we live.
The Hannah Arendt Guide to Friendship
March 09, 2015
Arendt’s life illustrates a road not taken, one in which ferocious loyalty to old friends has been replaced by counts of mostly anonymous Facebook friends.
Look MoMA, I’m on TV!
March 06, 2015
Throughout the decades that film has appeared in the museum, TV has remained mostly beneath contempt.
Hannah Arendt exposes the threadbare hero it hallows.