Juliette Binoche

For many people, growing older is a harrowing prospect. Imagine if you were a middle-aged actress. Such is the case with Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche), the lead character in Clouds of Sils Maria, which received various awards but is a met... Read more

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Film Movement

In 1,000 Times Good Night Juliette Binoche plays Rebecca, a photojournalist poking her lens into the world’s war zones, snap-snapping away as a female suicide bomber blows herself up and rendering bloodshed as beautifully composed photograp... Read more

Home Movies

We meet them in the opening scene, Dina (Juliette Binoche) and Jack (CliveOwen)—two people in separate lives. As revealed through cross cutting, she ispainter and he is a writer, she walks with a cane and he pours vodka into histhermos. Dina an.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

<p> After debuting earlier this year at Cannes, David Cronenberg's new film, <em>Cosmopolis</em>, opened in the director's Canadian homeland and is scheduled for a U.S. release later this summer. Based on the novel by Don DeLillo and starring Rob.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

The protagonists in the works of Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami (Taste of Cherry) have been described as being on actual quests by fictional means as they encounter the Read more

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Viognier is a notoriously tough grape to grow. One theory about the name of the grape is that because of low yields and susceptibility to mildew, "Viognier" is actually a modification of the Latin "via Gehennae"—which means &quot Read more


Pierre is downcast from the news. The professional dancer has just been told that he has a serious heart problem, which can only be addressed with a transplant; even then, the odds of success are equal to a coin toss. Afterward, Pierre (Romain D.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, Police Chief Ed Flynnand Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm put together animpressively coordinated campaign against handgun violence after tracing thelast six shootings of Milwaukee police officer... Read more

Taking Liberties 12 Comments

Pat McCurdy plays a show at Shank Hall tonight at 9 p.m. It’s a safe bet that this popular Wisconsin musician/comedian, who sings from the perspective of a beer-loving Midwesterner, will work a little,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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