Skip to content
The Republican Party
Asking for a Friend
If you are a current Subscriber and are unable to log in, you may have to create a NEW username and password. To do so,
and use the “NEW USER” sign-up option.
Forgot Your Password?
If you are not a Subscriber,
Film news and analysis from The Nation
Yesterday 7:00 am
New Cinema: ‘A Quiet Passion’ and ‘Karl Marx City’
Reviews of Terrence Davies’s film about Emily Dickinson, and Petra Epperlein and Michael Tucker’s documentary about the ruins of an East German city.
March 13, 2017
Stop the Trump Administration From Defunding the Arts and Humanities
This is not about fiscal responsibility.
March 6, 2017
Oliver Stone on the Importance of Criticizing Both the Republicans and Democrats Who Make War
It’s fashionable now to take shots at Republicans, but both parties are responsible for creating chaos around the world.
February 16, 2017
Is ‘The Salesman’ the Best Foreign-Language Film of 2016?
Stuart Klawans on Asghar Farhadi’s new feature.
January 23, 2017
In the Wings of Reality
Claude Arnaud’s biography of Jean Cocteau shows how the artist lived a life nourished by infinity.
Get a Digital Subscription for just $9.50!
December 21, 2016
Light and Love From Year-End Movies
Retrieve what you like, during these darkest weeks of a very dark year.
December 20, 2016
Ellen Cantor’s Perpetual Revisions
The artist’s final film tested her belief that love could be stronger than the will to power.
November 17, 2016
Those Wondrous Powers
offers is so valuable that you might almost choose to pretend that someone knew we were going to need this picture after Trump’s election.
November 16, 2016
Criticism in the Twilight
What role can the critic play in today’s uncertain times?
November 12, 2016
The Disillusionment of ‘Snowden’
Oliver Stone has told the story of a man’s painful awakening from ignorance over and over again.