Some time in 1999, I noticed that one of the kids in a family I was baby-sitting had spent the entire day in her room. “Anna, are you okay..
For the first half of its two-hour running time, Arrival unfolds remarkably like a science fiction story from 1949. Alien beings have made..
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In these apocalyptic times, utopian architecture has fallen out of favor. Why design for the future when the planet is burning up and you’..
If you’re into body-double obsession: Vertigo
If you believe the Sight & Sound decennial critics poll, this Hitchcock classic is the gr..
The Blair Witch Project (1999) remains a beacon for independent filmmakers: a movie that demonstrates it’s possible to outdo 99% of the st..
Ford: The new Focus won’t have an opening for the gas tank. No one likes buying gas, right? Now, the Focus has a sleeker profile, you can ..
“I don’t know why they called it Star Trek Beyond,” said a surly nerd walking out of the screening in front of me. “They didn’t go ‘beyond..
Last night I went to a screening of O Brother, Where Art Thou? at Gold Medal Park in Minneapolis. I arrived late, picking my way through t..
I really wanted to go see Gremlins for my ninth birthday in 1984, but my dad decided that movie looked too violent — so instead my party t..
Last year, I was at a meeting where a group of community leaders were grappling with some of the challenges facing Minnesota and the Minne..
Let’s be honest: landscape painting isn’t exactly the sexiest subject for an exhibit. It sounds like something you’d bring your 903-year-o..