How William Alexander Morgan helped win Cuba for Fidel Castro.
Has the film version of Confederacy of Dunces finally found its Ignatius?
Michael Haneke gives his thoughts on his Palme d’Or frontrunner, Amour.
Amy Taubin, Gavin Smith, Todd McCarthy, and Scott Foundas roll up their sleeves.
More on Cannes from Smith and Foundas here.
Dennis Lim interviews Michael Glawogger.
Woody Allen reads “Not a Creature Was Stirring.”
Apparently, criticizing a Lee Daniels movie means calling Lee Daniels a fag.
Comics are evolving when it comes to gay storylines.
Morgan Stanley under scrutiny for Facebook IPO forecast.
Donna Summer and the Grateful Dead, among others, added to National Recording Registry.
The trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby:
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