Environment, politics and 'The Godfather' on Tribeca film fest menu
Francis Ford Coppola, Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro and Robert Duvall are all expected to join a conversation after the April 29 screenings. The Tribeca film festival was founded in 2002 by De Niro and Rosenthal to revitalize lower Manhattan ...
Durga Chew-Bose's Writing on Identity Politics Is Like a Corrective for Our Political Moment
In “Upspeak,” an essay about the gender politics of her own “childlike” voice, she seems to lose her train of thought, digressing from an image of sleeping puppies to Al Pacino's puppy-dog eyes in The Godfather to the ecstasy young Pacino inspires in her.
I Bought Kurt Eichenwald's Old Enron Papers
I am the kind of weirdo who will pay $10 for a file folder full of internal Enron documents, and another $10 for a folder marked “In Re: Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.” On my way to pay up, I also grabbed a DVD copy of Serpico, starring Al ...
The Battle for Juneau Park
Middle America was first introduced to this subculture in 1980, when Al Pacino starred in the controversial film Cruising. The film was widely criticized not only for being exploitative, but also for linking homosexual attraction with psychotic ...