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What's Martin Scorsese's Favorite Movie?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.03.2012 | Entertainment

Sight & Sound caused quite a stir in the film community this week when the magazine's list of the greatest movies ever -- as voted on by a panel of 84...

'Citizen Kane' No Longer The Greatest Movie Ever

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.02.2012 | Entertainment

News on the march: Sight & Sound has released its once-per-decade international film critics' poll to determine the best films ever, and for the first...

The Big Showdown: Citizen Kane vs. The Godfather

Mark Juddery | Posted 09.25.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

Every 10 years, leading film critics around the world choose a list of top films. While the Top 10 changes, one thing has long remained unchanged: Citizen Kane is the greatest film ever. But The Godfather is doing some creeping of its own.

A Bleak Future: The Fall of American Cinema

Romsin McQuade | Posted 09.04.2012 | Teen
Romsin McQuade

As Hollywood continues to pump out horror flicks full of gore and romantic comedies with endings a toddler could have predicted, we need to address Hollywood's belief in quantity over quality.

The 7 Most Overrated Things About the Movies

Mark Juddery | Posted 07.07.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

As someone who attends film festivals with relish, I still feel a terrible urge to expose the most overrated things in today's film industry.

The Bingham Ray Film 101 Syllabus

Sasha Bronner | Posted 03.24.2012 | Entertainment
Sasha Bronner

I worked for Bingham from 2008-2010 and learned some of life's greatest lessons: Don't buy cheap coffee, always use a French press, and lie when someone asks you if you've seen Citizen Kane and you haven't.

Lucas Kavner

How Much Would You Pay For Orson Welles' Only Oscar?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 12.13.2011 | Home

At 25 years old, Orson Welles co-wrote, directed, and starred in "Citizen Kane," which was inspired by the life of newspaper magnate William Randolph ...

Movie review: The Artist

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.22.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Artist may be the year's most brightly imaginative and purely enjoyable film. It may also be the toughest sell. How many people, after all, will ...

10 Black & White Movies for People Who Won't Watch Black & White Movies

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

If I could get all those black and white haters out there to watch just ten titles -- movies that constituted absolutely essential viewing -- which would they be?

Murdoch Who? 5 Great Movies About Newspapers

AP/The Huffington Post | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 09.22.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES -- The Associated Press -- Newspapers themselves have been making headlines lately, with the British tabloid News of the World collapsing ...

WATCH: Dreaming Baby Kitten Gets Hug From Mama Cat

Posted 07.26.2011 | Comedy

"No. No words. Poetry. They should have sent a poet." Here's the play-by-play: a baby kitten is dreaming while asleep next to its mother. Said baby...

7 Overrated Things That Are Actually Pretty Good (But Still Overrated) (PHOTOS)

Mark Juddery | Posted 06.12.2011 | Books
Mark Juddery

Judging by the comments that previous Overrated lists have received (not to mention the book itself), many people don't like it when something is called "overrated."

Live-blogging the 2011 Oscar telecast

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Read More: Kathryn Bigelow, Rick Baker, Prince, Eminem, Scarlett Johansson, Lord of the Rings, Country Strong, Hugh Jackman, Zachary Levi, Marilyn Monroe, Jeff Bridges, Cate Blanchett, Halle Berry, Steven Spielberg, Jake Gyllenhaal, Mandy Moore, David Fincher, Eli Wallach, Natalie Portman, Dustin Hoffman, Arthur, David Seidler, As Time Goes By, Florence and the Machine, Morgan Freeman, Bob Hope, Smile, In a Better World, Gwyneth Paltrow, Oscar, Black Swan, Tim Burton, Lena Horne, Tangled, Francis Ford Coppola, Banksy, Russell Brand, Clint Eastwood, Marshall Fine, Toy Story 3, Celine Dion, Robert Downey Jr., Warren Beatty, Marky Mark, Hilary Swank, Inside Job, Javier Bardem, Reese Witherspoon, Oprah, Auto-Tune, Cat Stevens, Amy Adams, Justin Timberlake, Colin Firth, Biutiful, James Franco, Jack Nicholson, Charlie Sheen, Billy Crystal, Josh Brolin, Australia, A.r. Rahman, Kirk Douglas, Susanne Bier, President Obama, Trent Reznor, Dicky Eklund, Citizen Kane, Alec Baldwin, Marisa Tomei, Helen Mirren, Mila Kunis, Jean-Luc Godard, Guthrie Theater, Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman, Incendies, Christian Bale, Elton John, Phil Collins, Harry Potter, Marshall Fine Commentary, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Dancing With the Stars, Geoffrey Rush, 127 Hours, The Social Network, Charles Ferguson, Sandra Bullock, Twilight, Stella Artois, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hanks, Alice in Wonderland, Jude Law, Paddy Chayefsky, Inception, Meryl Streep, Annette Bening, Aaron Sorkin, Randy Newman, Melissa Leo, Grapes of Wrath, Adrien Brody, Tom Hooper, Raging Bull, Pixar, Kevin Brownlow, Bruce Springsteen, Entertainment News
Marshall Fine

8:39PM EST Off to a good start with the hosts, James Franco and Anne Hathaway, inserted into scenes from several of the Oscar nominees, on an Incepti...

The Agenda: Changing The World With Film And Flights & Bites

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

If you're a documentary filmmaker, check out the International Documentary Association's film panel on how to change the world with movies. If you're ...

Movie review: The Social Network

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Social Network satisfies in ways great and small, as it tells a small story with big implications.

Where's Ed Newman When You Need Him?

Michael Winship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Winship

I was in London last week when news came of the death of the great NBC newsman Edwin Newman. He was that rare thing, a gentleman, although "genteelly rumpled and genially grumpy."

Citizen Murdoch: What "War at the Wall Street Journal?"

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Tom Alderman

We may be losing interest in newspapers but our fascination with the people who publish them has never been stronger. Our current dread-and-awe buccaneer is Rupert Murdoch, The Man Who Owns the News, according to a recent bio.

Cody's Critical Generation Gap

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Who gets to be a critic? These days, just about anybody with a working computer, it seems. Or, in the case of Cody Gifford, anyone whose mom has her own TV show.

Avatar vs. Confucius and China's Alternative to Liberal Democracy

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nathan Gardels

Before we dismiss the deep civilizational influence of ancient Confucian ways in the name of popular China's embrace of Avatar, we might listen to a more considered voice.

Is Blu-ray That Red-Hot?

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

With time it was inevitable that the technological innovation called "Blu-ray" would impinge on my particular corner of the movie universe, and I would have to confront it, willingly or not.

Zombieland: "The first time you let a girl into your life, she tries to eat you"

Michael Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Jones

There is no such thing as a single zombie. Zombies come in packs. They appear only in swarms, pods, herds, flocks, colonies, swarms, troops, droves and clowders.

What One Learns from Politicos Who Watch Movies...

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Steve Clemons

Lindsey Graham hosted a movie night a couple of years ago and his selection was Seven Days in May. Other hosts were Jane Harman and Susan Collins who picked Thelma and Louise.

Step Brothers: Better Than Citizen Kane? You Bet Your Ball Sack!

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Don't listen to the film critics here. Step Brothers is much funnier than Citizen Kane -- and shorter too. There were no hilarious bunk bed gags in Citizen Kane.

Classic Oscars Don't Make Great Investments

Fox News | Kathryn Glass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Just how much is an Oscar worth? That's the controversial question that has Hollywood buzzing. Orson Welles' Academy Award for "Citizen Kane" will be...