The director’s latest is cerebral, stoic, and tranquil, but it still shares much in common with his other films.
Tag: The Departed
The director of A Hijacking is back with A War, plus more new reviews and notable screenings
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Weekly Top Five: What’s in the frame and what’s out—the best of Martin Scorsese
Weekly top five: Martin Scorsese films
Early Warnings Roundup
This week’s Early Warnings include the Decemberists, Dropkick Murphys, Immortal, Lykke Li, Monotonix, Old 97’s, Wavves, Best Coast, and Wire.
Running on empty
Is The Departed the film of a director on his last legs? At least one critic seems to think so.
Three idle questions about the Oscars
Was George W. Bush the elephant in room? Is world cinema a series of soap operas? And is The Departed Martin Scorsese’s best movie?
A night at the Oscars
Not everyone is gaga for the red carpet.
More on the Best Movies of 2006
Jonathan Rosenbaum, Molly Haskell, and Jose Carlos Avellar on the year’s best movies