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  • Three Game-Changing Female Producers Make Sure Passion-Driven Films Hit the Screen

    Perhaps the least interesting thing about Megan Ellison, Gigi Pritzker and Molly Smith is that these game-changing film financiers happen to be the scions of three of America's wealthiest families -- a status that's more Trivial Pursuit factoid than it is relevant to their dramatic impact on the current indie movie scene. Indeed, there is a long history of private-sector capitalists who gambled on the film business, from Howard Hughes in the 1940s to the more recent likes of industrialist Steven Rales and fashion magnate Sidney Kimmel -- flirtations of varying lengths and intensity, but ultimately, in almost every case, a passing fancy.
  • 'Ishtar' rises from the ashes on Blu-ray

    The 1987 film "Ishtar" has long held a cultural status much larger than that of just a single movie, as shorthand for the utter worst, an epochal flop with audiences and critics alike and a huge financial bomb. Its air of failure has become all-...

    Judy Blume, forever

    Judy Blume, forever
    The first time I read Judy Blume's "Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret" was on an eight-hour road trip over the winter holidays. I was 7. We were on our way to visit cousins and I was squeezed in the backseat with my two older brothers, sandwiched...

    Movie review: 'Margaret'

    Movie review: 'Margaret'
    If you know Gerard Hopkins' Victorian-era poem "Spring and Fall," a reflection on the loss of innocence addressed to a young child named Margaret, you have a clue about what writer-director Kenneth Lonergan is getting at in "Margaret." This contemporary...

    'Margaret' review: An enthralling, choppy, two-and-a-half-hour drama from 2005

    'Margaret' review: An enthralling, choppy, two-and-a-half-hour drama from 2005
    *** (out of four) A good way to tell when a movie’s been on the shelf for a while: when it’s set in the present and characters go to a theater where “Roll Bounce” and “Flightplan” are playing. Held since 2005 due to...