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Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Tupperware, Shtupperware

Liane Kupferberg Carter | Posted 10.27.2014 | Comedy
Liane Kupferberg Carter

I have an embarrassing confession. Last week I was invited to a Tupperware Party. That's not the embarrassing part. The embarrassing part is that I went. It was an invitation I didn't dare refuse.

The Giver -- A Future that Evokes a Cinematic Past

Annette Insdorf | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment
Annette Insdorf

The Giver makes the knowledge of history a precondition for freedom. In a very American tradition, it valorizes memory and passion above serenity and predictability.

A Look Behind Steven Spielberg's Falling Skies, One of The Best Sci-Fi Shows in Years

Jason Apuzzo | Posted 08.08.2013 | Entertainment
Jason Apuzzo

Falling Skies seems most likely to be remembered as another distinguished entry in Steven Spielberg's huge body of work as a director and producer of science fiction.

Movie Review: The Host

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.28.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Andrew Niccol's film of The Host starts so well that, when it suddenly slows to a crawl 20 minutes later, your impulse is to give it some slack -- to let it find its feet and get back on track. Unfortunately, it never does.

Cara Santa Maria

Real-Life Werewolves, Bodysnatchers, Zombies?!

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

Bodysnatchers, werewolves, zombies--oh my! Did you know that many of the Halloween horrors we know and love have scientific roots? It's true--there ar...

Kathy Griffin, Art All Night, Butler And Claypool; HuffPost DC Top 5 For October 19, 20, 21

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 10.19.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19 1. Kathy Griffin At DAR Constitution Hall Griffin is written off by comedy nerds because she's successful. On-air fri...

Zooey Deschanel Talks Being Tormented By Big Sis Emily

Posted 05.26.2012 | TV

With a three year difference between them, it's understandable to think of sisters and actresses Emily Deschanel and Zooey Deschanel as very close. Bu...

Going Bump in the Night: More Prime Halloween Movie Fare

John Farr | Posted 06.20.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

My own personal exploration into the movies that petrify me most inspired me to compile a fresh list of skin-crawling entries that in my view do full justice to the spirit of Halloween.

Democratic Party Pod Congressmen

Tony Blankley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tony Blankley

Here's the thing, my leftie friends. I'm not kidding -- and neither are perhaps a majority of Americans -- seeing that health bill become law has induced in us a paranoia-like fear.

The Snatcher in the Rye

Laurence Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Laurence Hughes

Salinger's teenage hero, Holden Caulfield, lives on in my unauthorized novel: a mashup combining The Catcher in the Rye and Invasion of the Body Snatchers.

Left Brain, Lame Brain

Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler

There are, of course, serious issues raised by the advance of technology... and the rise of a ubiquitous media. But The Great Brain Suck has nothing new to say about them.