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10/17/2007 at 12:15 p.m.
Will Nepotism Sink Robert Rodriguez's ‘Barbarella’ Remake? Probably!
After the runaway box-office success of
Grindhouse, fiancée-fiancé acting-directing team Rose McGowan and Robert Rodriguez have made plans to work together again, even though everyone thinks it's a really, really bad idea.
10/16/2007 at 9:45 a.m.
Is ‘The Golden Compass’ Too Anti-Christian, or Not Anti-Christian Enough?
The Catholic League and the National Secular Society argue about why New Line's fantasy franchise is offensive.
10/15/2007 at 3:45 p.m.
David Simon Deification: A Season-by-Season History
What can we learn from Margaret Talbot's 11,000 words in
The New Yorker?
10/15/2007 at 11:02 a.m.
Lit Siblings Lorin and Anna Stein Live the Life You Dream Of
Apple-picking and chocolate-brown velvet jackets.
10/15/2007 at 10:15 a.m.
Is ‘Across the Universe’ the Next ‘High School Musical’?
Julie Taymor's musical, written off as a flop, gets new life at the box office.
10/15/2007 at 9:31 a.m.
Universal Music Group to Challenge iTunes With Inferior Online Store Four Years Too Late
Like iTunes, Universal's Total Music will offer a vast selection of songs and albums for download, but unlike Apple's store, it will be wildly unpopular.
10/12/2007 at 10:05 a.m.
Union Chief Thomas Short Makes Labor Unrest Fun Again
The IATSE chief is suddenly involved in labor fights on both coasts, and he's having a grand old time doing it.
10/11/2007 at 2:38 p.m.
Has the (Second) Most Tragically Lost Film in Movie History Been Found?
Has F.W. Murnau's
4 Devils been found?
10/11/2007 at 10:05 a.m.
Steven Spielberg Buys the Silence of Movie Bloggers
10/10/2007 at 12:10 p.m.
‘In Rainbows’: Radiohead Returns to Rock
Radiohead are the new … Oasis?
10/9/2007 at 1:30 p.m.
Charlie Brown and the Infinite Sadness
Charles Schulz: "a depressed, cold and bitter man who was constantly going after different women," apparently.
10/9/2007 at 12:14 p.m.
Radiohead Would Like You to Buy Their CD Too, Thanks
Radiohead just sent out an e-mail to fans who preordered their new album,
In Rainbows, with information on what to expect when it's released digitally tomorrow.
10/9/2007 at 9:35 a.m.
Who Will Be the First Band to Copy Radiohead?
Which band will succeed in being the first to steal Radiohead's idea? Also, how long before pay-what-you-want pricing stops being cute and we all go back to stealing albums on LimeWire again?
10/8/2007 at 9:30 a.m.
Are Americans Finally Sick of Movies About Ben Stiller Dating Lunatics?
Ben Stiller, DreamWorks, and the Farrelly brothers are licking their wounds this morning over the dismal $14 million opening for
The Heartbreak Kid, in which Stiller accidentally marries a crazy person (again).
10/5/2007 at 11:55 a.m.
RIAA Wins Case Against Poor Woman
A Minnesota jury surprised a single mother yesterday by offering to let her pay whatever she wants for music she downloaded, as long as it's $220,000.
10/4/2007 at 3:30 p.m.
International Documentary Association's List of 25 Best Docs Has Film Nerds Going Docu-Mental!
Are the voters even aware that the first word in their organization’s name is, um, "International"?
10/4/2007 at 12:30 p.m.
Movie Blogger Shamefully Prevents Us From Finding Out What Happens in ‘Indiana Jones 4’
Shame on you, anonymous tipster!
10/4/2007 at 12:00 p.m.
Vulture Weeps, Gently, for the New Wu-Tang Clan Song That Might've Been
Ghostface Killah is plainly superior to Erykah Badu.
10/4/2007 at 10:30 a.m.
‘Pushing Daisies’ Will Probably Not Save Television As We Know It
How twee is too twee?
10/3/2007 at 4:31 p.m.
Stereogum's ‘Automatic for the People’ Tribute Makes a Downbeat Album Even More Downbeat
Though we spent our teenage years memorizing every one of Michael Stipe's mumbles and howls, we've never quite understood the fetishization of
Automatic among music fans.