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Taxi to the Dark Side

Popcorn Preview: The Network

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: The Network (2013) Writer/Director: Eva Orner (Taxi to the Dark Side) Genre: Documentary | Mostly in English, some in Pashto with subtitles (97 ...

Tribeca Film Exclusive Interview: Alex Gibney's Catching Hell -- Sports: The Dark Side

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 07.05.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

Can catching a ball for your favorite baseball team, in front of millions of fans, literally ruin your life? This very scenario is the subject of Alex Gibney's brilliant new documentary, Catching Hell.

HuffPost Review: Freakonomics

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

As anthology films go, Freakonomics is an entertaining -- if occasionally scattershot -- documentary. But then, that was the nature of the book by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner, upon which the film was based.

Must See TV: My Trip to Al-Qaeda on HBO

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackson Williams

This new film isn't some cookie-cutter analysis of Islamic terror. There is no "Bring it on" bumper sticker sloganeering to appease conservative ideologues. In fact, there's no appeasing of either side.

Movie review: Casino Jack and the United States of Money

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Given the general attention-deficit disorder that afflicts the public - when they pay attention to the news long enough for anything substantial to re...

Rethinking Taxi to the Dark Side: On Torture and the Mystery of Cheney Not Being in Jail

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

I can't for the life of me figure out why Dick Cheney is still walking around free and -- even worse -- continues to get airtime so he can spew lies about the utter awesomeness of American torture.

Cheney: Chief of Churls

John Seery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Seery

It's becoming clearer and clearer that official acts of cruelty had little to do, either in intent or effect, with enhancing national security or producing reliable intelligence.

My alternative Top 10

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When I assembled my 10-best films of the year, I did so with an eye on mainstream films. The year was so strong in that regard that it was still diffi...

Film No Evil

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

The self-funded Passion of the Christ brought in $611 million worldwide and counting, in part thanks to Christian groups such as Campus Crusade and Focus on the Family.

Taxi to the Dark Side: Exclusive Clip [VIDEO]

Alex Gibney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Gibney

The Bush administration spent its time (illustrated by this Taxi to the Dark Side clip) trying to rewrite its own legal definition of torture.

The Gonzo World of Alex Gibney

Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Leo

One of Hunter [S. Thompson]'s unintended legacies may be that people think that uninformed invective is an acceptable form of political discourse. Did Hunter beget Ann Coulter? She may be his illegitimate child.

Alex Gibney Says Distributor Failed Him And His Oscar-Winning Documentary

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Alex Gibney, the director of this year's Oscar-winning documentary "Taxi to the Dark Side," has filed for arbitration, asserting that its box office p...