The Mayan calendar is ticking steadily on toward expiration, but that is the least convincing sign of the apocalypse since Harold Camping predicted one in May. More persuasive: 5,000 dead blackbirds falling from the sky on January 1, 2011, the New York Observer trend piece on how young people aren ... More >>
Looking back on the year in movies, and what's coming in 2012.
Graphic artist Mike Mills starts something new with Beginners.
The Sundance Film Festival kicks off this week in Park City, Utah. The venerable fest enters its 33rd year with many once again questioning the organizers' commitment to independent film. Recent incarnations have debuted underground fare from art houses like Fox Searchlight and Sony Pictures ... More >>
Watch as a mystery poet
Me and You can't overcome its irritating star
Director Wayne Wang searches for erotic truths at The Center of the World
The indie movement that is Sleater-Kinney keeps getting bigger