- August 11, 2008 | Feature
- Puff Piece
James Franco’s not the first actor to invigorate his career by playing a stoner.
- July 28, 2008 | Feature
- Hey, How’s That Project Going?
What much-awaited projects are nearing completion in the worlds of rock, opera, theater, and visual art?
- July 21, 2008 |
- Fun With Wickets
Inspired by the acclaimed, cricket-heavy novel Netherland, two dozen friends bowl, bat, drink beer, and discover the pleasure of a really, really slow game.
- June 23, 2008 | Book/Author Profile
- Comic-Book Hero
Young Dash Shaw has written the graphic novel of the year—and it’s not even autobiographical.
- June 16, 2008 | Feature
- Improbable Broadway Musicals: The Quiz!
Can you tell which of the musicals described below are really in development?
- June 2, 2008 | Feature
- And the Song of the Summer
The one about taking a knife to the heart. You heard us.
- May 19, 2008 | Feature
- More Odd Heroes
It’s hard to remember now, but Robert Downey Jr. didn’t seem like an obvious call for Iron Man, either.
- May 12, 2008 | Feature
- In Cold War Blood: Tom Rob Smith
Think of Tom Rob Smith’s debut novel, Child 44, as a prequel to Martin Cruz Smith’s classic mystery Gorky Park.
- April 21, 2008 | The Book Review
- Kids’ Lit Gets Graphic
Two surprise best sellers may herald a young-adult revolution.
- April 7, 2008 | Feature
- Trailer Mix
Our reviews of this week's previews.