The latest from director Kathryn Bigelow and writer Mark Boal is ambitious but uneven.
James Fallows’s January/February cover story on the American military could be a little more thoughtful.
The Canadian horror import American Mary spoofs the body-modification cult.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
“I expect to see many incumbents tarred and feathered on their way out of office in every election henceforth. Good riddance, probably.”
New restaurants and nearby shows.
Recommended events paired with nearby restaurants.
Kathryn Bigelow’s heart-stopping war movie is being showered with accolades, all deserved. Also this week: Bruno, the Chicago premiere of Godard’s Made in U.S.A., and a brooding (what else?) documentary on Beethoven.
The Hurt Locker: the first post-Iraq Iraq war movie