Read Frank Rich roar over Pauline Kael.
For Slate, Dana Stevens on Kael’s primacy of pleasure.
And for Salon, Matt Zoller Seitz and Andrew O’Hehir debate the legacy of the influential New Yorker movie writer.
Also on the Halloween front, The A.V. Club’s staff selects their scariest movie scenes.
This could be amazing: Kristen Wiig to star opposite Robert De Niro in Sean Penn movie.
Stuntman dies during the filmming of The Expendables 2.
Madonna and her daughter Lola want you:
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