Rod Dreher

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‘Show Dogs’ — Grooming Kids?

Claim: Pervy children’s movie says success depends on letting strangers touch your privates

Posted May 20th, 2018

Owen Suskind, The Moviegoer

You have to read this. You have to. It’s a long story …

Posted March 8th, 2014

Woody Allen & Separating Art From The Artist

Nicholas Kristof’s column this week focuses on the allegation made by Woody …

Posted February 1st, 2014

The Summer Hollywood Died?

This summer’s big-budget flops represent a day of reckoning that had to …

Posted July 25th, 2013

TV: Better Than The Movies?

David Haglund says it’s a dumb argument. Excerpt: The TV-is-better argument is, …

Posted July 18th, 2013

This Is The Market

So, I had an illuminating and unsentimental conversation with a film and …

Posted June 14th, 2013

Disciplining Parents

Real Simple asked me to participate in a project they have in …

Posted March 1st, 2013

It’s Different With Kids

What you see in movies (and the wider culture) changes when you become a parent.

Posted December 27th, 2012

Pauline Kael & The Power of Criticism

Here’s a terrific essay by the great Clive James, reviewing a collection …

Posted August 27th, 2012

Murat Palta, Neo-Ottoman Genius

Victor Morton bait! Istanbul-based artist Murat Palta has created a series of …

Posted July 26th, 2012

Poor & Hungry At The Movies

Here’s a short bit from the diaries of the writer Mavis Gallant, …

Posted July 6th, 2012

Worst Hollywood Jesus Idea

If you want to make a tidy sum, short Paul Verhoeven’s stock: …

Posted June 20th, 2012