Paul Greengrass’s Captain Phillips will open this year’s New York Film Festival.
Get the interactive lowdown on J.T.’s video for “Take Back the Night.”
Sasha Frere-Jones finds Jay Z charming, but with a caveat.
Climate study predicts a watery future for New York, Boston, and Miami.
Another Tea Party lie crumbles.
Beached whale flails while SeaWorld continues to suck.
Spike Lee’s essential list of films for filmmakers.
An interview with Dan Sallitt.
Loosely based on: some most implausible influences.
This guy is such a kick-ass bitch:
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