American Hustle

The Best Picture Is a Sham
And '12 Years a Slave' will win it, for all the wrong reasons
February 26, 2014

12 Years a Slave is a great film, but that's not why it'll win Best Picture. It'll win so that the Academy can forgive itself for making no other good films about slavery for the last hundred years.

'American Hustle' Is Scorsese Played for Laughs
December 12, 2013

David O. Russell's American Hustle is little bit Martin Scorsese, a little bit Preston Sturges.