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  • Early cinema champion gets a loving restrospective

    Early cinema champion gets a loving restrospective
    In a thoughtfully lavish act of curation, Northwestern University's Block Cinema is paying tribute to cinema's greatest pack rat and most ardent champion — the man whom poet and filmmaker Jean Cocteau once described as "the dragon watching over our treasures."
  • 'Red River' gets new DVD release, fresh appreciation

    'Red River' gets new DVD release, fresh appreciation
    As we travel through our moviegoing lives, time and distance can be marked by a dawning appreciation for the types of stories we didn't care about when we were younger. I've written over the years about my childhood ambivalence regarding Westerns, in...

    Rosalind Russell: The Fast Talking Dame

    Rosalind Russell: The Fast Talking Dame
    She was wicked in "The Women," the girl in "His Girl Friday," the fast-talking dame whom you didn't mess with in countless films and, most memorably, as the ab-fab "Auntie Mame." She was Rosalind Russell, and she grew up in Waterbury. The Courant...

    Oscar myths: Best acting? Close contests?

    Oscar myths: Best acting? Close contests?
    Cary Grant is generally considered the best screen actor of all time. But he was nominated just twice in his long career, and he never won. Oscar nominators saluted him for the dramas "Penny Serenade" and "None But the Lonely Heart." Those are hardly...

    This year, ask the Oscar questions that really matter

    This year, ask the Oscar questions that really matter
    "Flowers, but with garbage." Has there ever been a better metaphor for the Academy Awards? Granted, that line comes from Jennifer Lawrence in "American Hustle" (nominated for 10 Oscars, Lawrence included), and she wasn't talking about the Academy Awards...