Spike Lee

Sometimes Dane DeHaan bares a sideways resemblance to James Dean; what’s more remarkable about director Anton Corbijn’s film, Life, is the recreation of the places Dean inhabited as recorded in period photos. more

Mar 29, 2016 1:20 PM Home Movies

 Earlier this year, while reading a biography ofdirector Paul Thomas Anderson ( Magnolia ),it struck me: the indie film explosion that brought Anderson, Quentin Tarantinoand Steven Soderbergh to the fore is already history—a.. more

Apr 26, 2014 12:49 PM I Hate Hollywood

 I wasn’t alone in writing off Spike Lee’s 2000film Bamboozled as anincomprehensible misstep; in the years since its unsuccessful theatricalrelease, Bamboozled has found anaudience that understands—as I did not—the movie’s .. more

Feb 21, 2014 3:25 PM I Hate Hollywood

<p> In his 2000 film <em>Bamboozled</em>, Spike Lee indicted minstrelsy, its black and white perpetrators along with its performers and any audience that claps for Sambo and Zip Coon. Many who saw it in its first run (myself included) were more p.. more

Sep 1, 2012 2:44 PM I Hate Hollywood

Michael Jackson’s career began with his voice but was transformed by his visuals. His ascent as King of Pop coincided with the rise of the music video, and it was through those videos that he stamped his image on the world. Michael Jackson’s .. more

Dec 22, 2010 6:12 PM I Hate Hollywood

Brandon Jennings and the Milwaukee Bucks take on the Atlanta Hawks tonight at a 7 p.m. game at the Bradley Center. Kids 14 and under will receive a free Bucks miniball with admission. more

Mar 22, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Every Monday night at the Jazz Estate, singer-songwriter Marc Ballini, mandolinist Ryan Ogburn and guitarist Craig Baumann present an informal, free evening of music at the Jazz Estate. The residency has changed markedly since more

Mar 1, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

“Renaissance Man” is a fawning adjective tacked onto just about anyone workin 100 Posters, 134 Squirrels:A Decade of Hot Dogs, Large Mammals, and Independent Rock: The ,Art more

Nov 4, 2009 12:00 AM Visual Arts

Much has been made about Alejandro Escovedo's battle with hepatitis C and how the disease did ,Concert Reviews more

Apr 15, 2009 12:00 AM Concert Reviews

Worried about sounding like the bland sentiments of a Hallmark card, I would not normally Messiah ,Classical Music/Dance more

Dec 3, 2008 12:00 AM Classical Music

The last weekend before Thanksgiving offers a few opportunities for some fresh theatre. In addition to that which has already opened, there are a couple of one performance shows tomorrow night:At 7pm on the appropriately-named Erie Avenue in glam.. more

Nov 21, 2008 5:00 AM Theater

%uFFFD%uFFFD Spike Lee has been fighting World War II long before the release of his lates Miracle at St. Anna ,Film more

Oct 1, 2008 12:00 AM Film Reviews 1 Comments

Iam an unabashed admirer of Spike Lee movies, especially Do the Right Thing (1989) Do the Right Thing ,A&E Feature more

Jun 25, 2008 12:00 AM A&E Feature

The 2000 satire Bamboozled may not be one of Spike Lee’s most acclaimed films, but Bamboozled ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 5, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

There’s an uncomfortable misogyny to later-day Spike Lee films like She Hate Me, bu She Hate Me ,Today in Milwaukee more

Apr 21, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

On a Broadway littered with silly trash, Passing Strange was an outstanding production from the decade just ending. A musical by Stew (with Heidi Rodewald), Passing Strange is the semi-autobiographical story of an African American coming of age i.. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM I Hate Hollywood