Barack Obama orders end to defense of federal gay marriage law and deeply disappoints Mike Huckabee in the process.
Andrew O’Hehir and Matt Zoller Seitz wonder if Natalie Portman was miscast in Black Swan.
For Reverse Shot, Damon Smith reviews Forough Farrokhzan’s The House Is Black.
Jim Emerson on how we really watch a movie.
Back to Seitz, who explains how FX’s struggling TV western Justified has redeemed itself.
Included in the Criterion Collection’s release of Fish Tank is an essay on the Andrea Arnold by Ian Christie, which is now available online.
Oscar talk with Leonard Maltin and Mike Tyson:
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