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The Third Man

Could This Be the Most 'Perfect' Movie Ever Made?

David Macaray | Posted 12.04.2014 | Entertainment
David Macaray

Everybody's got their personal list of great movies, and I'm no exception, although I confess to being a bit more of a nitpicker than most. That said, there is one movie that I would argue is the most "perfect" film ever made. How does it achieve perfection?

Orson Welles' Timeless Take on American Politics

Dan Siegel | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics
Dan Siegel

Orson Welles' observations on American and world politics, even 30 years later, are relevant for our times.

The 'Third Man' Museum And Vienna's Oddities

Rick Steves | Posted 11.09.2012 | Travel
Rick Steves

The Third Man Museum is the life's work of Karin and Gerhard Strassgschwandtner. They have lovingly amassed a vast collection of artifacts from the film and from Vienna in 1949.

DVDs: Prime Suspect, Dueling Everlys, Disney and More

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

No question about it, Detective Jane Tennison is one of the great TV characters of all time. And if you say "one of the great female TV characters," then you're little better than the casually sexist men she has to deal with.

The Disappearance of Alice Creed

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Koch

When I went to see this film, there were only about ten people in the theater. I liked it anyway. If you're a fan of film noir, I urge you to go. Th...