Kevin Clash, Elmo puppeteer, has handed Sesame Street his two-week notice.
R. Kelly’s Trapped in the Closet is Broadway-bound.
19% of Congress is women…but why not half?
Allen West concedes.
Michael Koresky finds 1970 hard to handle.
What’s your underrated Hitchcock?
Warner Bros. sued for $80 million by J.R.R. Tolkien estate and publisher.
Rich Juzwiak compiles a reel of Oprah’s weird voices from Oprah’s Favorite Things 2012.
Listen to Criticwire panel discussion on the state of film criticism in the digital age.
Philip Roth reflects on putting down his pen.
Because it’s never too early, IONCINEMA predicts how things will pan out at Sundance this year.
Pedro Almodóvar plots a sci-fi movie.
Kevin B. Lee spends an evening with Lawrence Jordan:
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