Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum on Monday became the latest Republican to formally declare for the 2012 presidential nomination.
Thirty years after first AIDS cases, there is hope for a cure.
Maurice Garrel is dead at 88.
Matthew Connolly on the effortless oddity and genuine artifice of David Bowie.
For The Guardian, Michael Cunningham explains how discovering Virginia Woolf as a teenager inspired him to write his novel about his life—and how his mother provided a surprising solution when he got stuck.
Matt Zoller Seitz montages montages.
France is too inflexible on Internet innovations.
Who is Jessica Chastain?
The official video to Kanye West’s “Monster” is here.
Leading film critics from across the country and Chicago took part in a three day conference at the Block Museum exploring the past, present, and future of film criticism. Audio recordings of the conference’s three panel discussions are available here.
The big winner at yesterday’s MTV Movie Awards was not an Oscar winner.
Manhola Dargis and A.O. Scott defend the slow and boring.
This montage gets it:
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