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Atlas Shrugged

ReThink Review: Atlas Shrugged, Part 1 -- Who Is John Galt? And Who Cares?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 06.15.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Atlas Shrugged is like what would happen if The Da Vinci Code and the Twilight books had a baby, and then Republicans decided that baby should be the basis for running history's most powerful country.

Atlas Shrugged, But You Shouldn't

Michael Shermer | Posted 06.15.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Shermer

After decades of fruitless efforts to bring Ayn Rand's epic novel Atlas Shrugged to the silver screen, the project has finally come to fruition with the first of three installments set to open on tax day 2011.

Lucas Kavner

'Atlas Shrugged' Film Turns To Tea Party For Support

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment

The marketing team behind the film adaptation of Atlas Shrugged, the first of a three-part series based on Ayn Rand's cult classic novel about the dan...

With Release of Atlas Shrugged Movie, a Rise in Rand Rants on Reason

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 06.12.2011 | Books
John Wellington Ennis

The idea that sides must be chosen in advance of the release of the film Atlas Shrugged feels a little frivolous. With the look of a TV movie, I doubt that the "leftists" will be out in force telling Rand fans how bad this movie it is.

Atlas Shrugged

Mark Joseph | Posted 06.09.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

I admire anybody who makes a movie, and any movie that gets made is a minor miracle. But doesn't an important book like this deserve better?

Review: The Wayshower

Laura Mola | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Laura Mola

Life is timing. How do we live it? What choices do we make? Do we step into the unknown or play it safe and never leave our comfort zone? What is safe...

Wayshower Films

Laura Mola | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Laura Mola

INCEPTION, BLACK SWAN, HEREAFTER, THE WAYSHOWER, SPIRITUAL WARRIORS, STONE, ATLAS SHRUGGED, - all of these films defy the current trend of comic book ...

New York Fashion Week's Dazzling Newcomer: CIRCA Lounge

Anisha Lakhani | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Anisha Lakhani

CIRCA's Chris Del Gatto pioneered an initiative to highlight handpicked accessories designers and showcase them throughout the week.

"I love John Galt!" (Atlas Shrugged: the Movie)

Ellis Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Ellis Weiner

Any movie version of Atlas Shrugged that is not itself a great big huge mess will have failed to remain faithful to its source, leaving me, for one, very cross.

'Atlas Shrugged' The Movie Releases First Trailer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Will theatergoers go Galt when this film comes out? Published in 1957, "Atlas Shrugged" is Ayn Rand's final Objectivist manifesto, arguing that an ...

The Greenspan Hornet

Robert Brenner | Posted 10.03.2011 | Comedy
Robert Brenner

By day, Alan Greenspan is a mild-mannered Federal Reserve chairman. But by night, he fights a never-ending battle against government regulation and oversight.

Under The Influence

The Huffington Post | Gabe Habash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Writing a book is usually a long, hair-pulling affair for the author. But in the end, only one name appears on the front of the book: their own. What...

'Read Ayn Rand': See It Written Across America As It Appears On Google Earth

Wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

One man drove 12,238 miles and across 30 states in the U.S. to scrawl a message that could only be viewed using Google Earth. His big shoutout: "Read ...

Ayn Rand's 'Atlas Shrugged' Movie

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The big screen production of Ayn Rand's legendary novel "Atlas Shrugged" is well under-way, and Reason.tv has a behind-the-scenes look. In the video,...

The Definitive 'Mad Men' Reading List

Flavorwire | Judy Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

One of the things we love most about Mad Men (and we're big fans, so it's hard to pick) is that the show is chock full of significant period details. ...

Burn Notice: The Great Man Purge of 2010

The DC Damsel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
The DC Damsel

Remember the Friends episode when Monica and Rachel and Phoebe decided to cleanse themselves of all the asshole men they'd dated by burning mementos f...

Atlas Shrugged Filming Begins: Will it Be Worse Than Book?

Barrett Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Barrett Brown

After a half-century of false starts, filming has finally begun on a film version of Ayn Rand's final and most explanatory novel, Atlas Shrugged. The ...

The Ghost of Free Market Past

James Campion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
James Campion

If Jesus and Ayn Rand had ever spent any time together in a locked room, neither would be able decide which of them was God.

Ayn Rand: The Bitch Is Back

GQ | Andrew Corsello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Goddamn, the experience of being 19 years old and reading Ayn Rand! The crystal-shivering-at-the-breaking-pitch intensity of it! Not just for that 19-...

Matt Osborne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Matt Osborne

Don't tell me that nontroversy doesn't matter. With nearly as many Americans approving of Palin as Obama, nontroversy really, really matters.

WATCH: Jon Stewart And Author Jennifer Burns On Ayn Rand Resurgence

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jennifer Burns, author of the forthcoming book Ayn Rand: Goddess of the Market, talked to Jon Stewart last night about the resurgence of Ayn Rand in p...

Ayn Rand Resurgence

Ayn Rand | Marc AcitoDec 7th 2009 at 3:00PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

"She's back!" screams the cover of Reason, the magazine "For Free Minds and Free Markets," featuring a photo of right-wing icon Ayn Rand looking suspi...

Who Isn't John Galt? Part 2

Robbie Gennet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robbie Gennet

To those who posted about having to "share" their earnings with those who had "no hand in it at all": you are truly living in a fictitious reality.

Who Isn't John Galt?

Robbie Gennet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robbie Gennet

If you are an Artist, Rand's books free you from the opinions of others and put ironclad gates around your sense of purpose, unlocking the freedom to create your art.

The Insanity of Ayn Rand: The Fountain-Brain-Dead.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

This movie is pro-selfishness and egoism (which is just egotism misspelled), and anti-altruism. It preaches, at length and in a superior tone, that Altruism is Bad. And it means it.