On the 75th anniversary of the premier of Casablanca, let's revisit the art and politics of this venerable American classic.
On the surface, "Mommie Dearest" is a portrait of vanity and self-obsession. Dig deeper, and it reflects society’s discomfort with mothers and single women.
What does GAGA: Five Foot Two teach us about pain? The documentary challenges viewers to consider how female pain is often perceived or diminished.
Has anything like the events depicted in The Young Pope ever happened before? The answer, you may be surprised to learn, is yes.
Jesus Christ Superstar is a global phenomenon, and with Transparent’s recent use of and even reboot of the rock opera, its fanbase is sure to keep growing.
Frederick Wiseman's 42nd documentary in 50 years of film-making has just been released. What's he making movies about, anyway?
Ironically, it was movies that helped accustom American viewers to television in the first place, writes Richard Koszarski.
During the Cold War, both the West and East Germany film industries made popular westerns. Yes, westerns. What was that all about?
Jerry Lewis was lionized in France as a film auteur, a genius of movie-making. What did the French know that Americans didn't?
Little people have been used for entertainment purposes in royal courts from ancient Egypt to medieval Europe. But can this be more than exploitative?