There’s a pleasant, old-fashioned feel to Alpha.
With the release of "Interstellar" next week, we continue a ritual that has stretched back to 2008's "The Dark Knight," maybe earlier: critics review a new movie by Christopher Nolan, and fans preemptively laud the critic for being wise and fair, or trash the critic for being a clickbait-chaser and worse. Since the comments rarely change, this Bingo card by John Lichman can at least make a game of it.
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A tribute to the Queen of Soul.
Having once made the statement above, I have declined all opportunities to ...
An essay about Alien 3, as excerpted from the latest edition of the online magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room.