A new film about the labor leader reduces him to a caricature and ignores his true strengths as an organizer.
The short stories in The UnAmericans are studies of effusive remoteness and meandering revolution.
Dave Eggers’s The Circle; Richard Powers’s Orfeo
Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel, Jiri Menzel’s I Served the King of England, Rithy Panh’s The Missing Picture
The Unbelievable Truth, Trust, The Book of Life, The Girl from Monday and Meanwhile
The life and unvarnished style of Barbara Stanwyck.
The brilliant Oscar-nominated film The Act of Killing depicts the horrifying mass murder in Indonesia in the 1960s—but the US was no mere observer.