Zero Dark Thirty

Cinema of the Unknown Soldier
How war movies got small
June 25, 2013

From The Dirty Dozen to Zero Dark Thirty: How war movies got small.

The Auteur of Unease
What Kathryn Bigelow understands about the war on terror that no other director does
February 06, 2013

Kathryn Bigelow's war movies shy away from big messages. That's why they capture the post-9/11 mood so well.

The Spies Next Door
"The Americans" is a Cold War Thriller for Our More Ambiguous Age
January 30, 2013

"The Americans," a new show about KGB spies undercover in America, will have you rooting for the enemy.

"Zero Dark Thirty" Has All the Depth of a John Wayne Movie
December 21, 2012

Chastain's character has the depth and personality of a placard, but if you like World War II films, you’ll enjoy this.