Twenty very little men are defendants in a very big trial.
In Zeroville, Steve Erickson explores New Hollywood's promise and doom and the dissolution of cinema into spectacle.
Wall Street crashes; thousands of people are wiped out, but the
worst is yet to come.
LBJ responds to national anger and sends a voting rights bill to Congress. It's a good one, but long overdue.
Sidney Poitier and Tony Curtis are two inmates in a Southern prison who learn to unshackle themselves from hatred.
One of three versions of Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's madcap newspaper comedy from a period when reporters probably did call their city rooms and say, "Hello, sweetheart, get rewrite."
Ave atque vale, Aquarius.
The winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature is every bit as political as her predecessors.
A soldier's button says "We Shall Overkill." In Vietnam, it speaks the truth.
In just 180 days, FDR has managed to completely transform the office of the presidency.