more by M. Faust
In an era when the political scene brings new outrages with the regularity of a ticking clock, it’s worth remembering—or, if you’re young enough, learning—that this behavior isn’t exactly new. There’s just so much more of it, conducted with shameless brazenness.
The market for books and movies about the Mafia has never much diminished, but it got a shot in the arm in 2006 with the publication of Gomorrah, Roberto Saviano’s expose of the Camorra, Naples’ answer to the Mafia.
What it is, it’s the return of the Ludovico Technique.
“Muslim” and “burlesque” are words you seldom find paired, but they’re central to the new feature film Becoming Burlesque.
Still trying to decide what films to see at the Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival, beginning its week-long run at the Dipson Eastern Hills Mall Cinema today?
If you’re among those who can’t wait for November and the tenth edition of the Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival, here’s good news: you only have to wait until next week! In case you missed the memo, Buffalo Dreams has been moved up this year, to Friday, Aug.
As summer starts to wind down, the death grip of Disney product on area theaters finally loosens, making room for some films that are not about superheroes or talking animals.
In Paris on March 22, 1895, France’s Lumiere Brothers presented to an audience of 200 people results of their patented cinématographe, a moving picture camera.
In honor of musical parodist “Weird Al” Yankovic’s appearance at Artpark tonight (with an orchestra, yet), I dug up this interview I did with him many moons ago. How many? To be honest, I really don’t know.