Gerard Depardieu

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2013

    France Makes Coke-Flavored Wine; Americans Laugh and Start Planning Other Wine/Soda Combos

    When I first read it on NPR's food blog, I thought I'd somehow started reading The Onion without realizing it. I glanced up at the header at the top of the page. Still NPR. Oh God, it must be true... It seems it is true and also sad and funny and terribly confusing. French vintner Haussmann Famille ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Das Racist: Deconstructing The Rappers' References

    ​Over the past two years, Das Racist has been a Pitchfork favorite and highly revered for their witty, perhaps smarmy delivery of mostly historical and pop-culture references. The duo - trio if you include their hypeman, Dap, and quartet if you include their hypeman's hypeman, Lakutis - is com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2010

    Falcon Lake: Casting The Inevitable Lifetime Movie

    Tiffany Young-Hartley: Only Reese Witherspoon could do her justice‚ÄčOkay, so it's time to get started on the script and casting for the movie about David and Tiffany's fateful Jet-Ski trip on Falcon Lake. First, what to name this movie? The Pirates of Falcon Lake will never do: it conjures Johnn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2010

    Helen Garcia, Mom Of The Year: Sets Up Sham Marriage For Daughter, Feds Say

    It was a real-life Green Card, except instead of Gerard Depardieu and Andie MacDowell finding sweet, sweet love we got a mother hiring out her kid for a fake marriage to a Cambodian immigrant.The U.S. Attorney's office in Houston announced this morning the indictments of six people for trying to co ... More >>

  • Film

    May 13, 2010

    Flagrant Foul

    Just Wright is just wrong.

  • Calendar

    December 18, 2008

    The Closet

    The French add a little satire to our holiday

  • Film

    June 21, 2007

    La Vie En Rose

    Marion Cotillard gives a star turn, but can't save Edith Piaf biopic

  • Music

    July 17, 2003

    Les Nubians

    Sunday, July 20

  • Film

    May 30, 2002

    Seek and Ye Shall Find

    Roman Coppola's CQ discovers sci-fi fun in the Summer of Love

  • Film

    January 31, 2002

    Count Down

    In this Monte Cristo, revenge is a dish best served reheated

  • Film

    July 5, 2001

    Gallic Phallic Humor

    French director Francis Veber serves a little straight white whine with his wacky gay farce

  • Film

    November 2, 2000

    Catherine the Great

    Deneuve shows the depth of her talent in Place Vendême

  • Film

    July 29, 1999

    Dirty Laundry

    Dry Cleaning goes heavy on the French passion

  • Film

    November 20, 1997

    French Originals

    A new film festival displays the latest in Gallic cinema

  • Film

    January 23, 1997

    As He Likes It

    Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet may be complete, but something's still a little rotten

  • Film

    September 12, 1996

    Hard to Believe

    Amazingly, Bogus pulls off its high concept

  • Film

    February 16, 1995
  • Film

    May 5, 1994

    Union Blues

    Claude Berri traps himself in a coal mine

  • Film

    December 30, 1993

    That's a Wrap

    And the year ends with a surprise twist: fall movies that are falling flat