Apr 04, 2012

vol 129 No. 7

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Last month’s bank settlement was little more than a slap on the wrist. But Americans are finding ways to hold banks accountable.
March 20, 2012

The Woman in Black

The Gothic The Woman in Black, based on a Susan Hill novel and set in turn-of-the-century England, is so terrifying that it feels like a classic of its type.
March 21, 2012

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

It takes a tremendous amount of delicacy and tact to pull off a movie about 9/11 without making the audience feel it's been strong-armed. Stephen Daldry's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, based on the Jonathan Safran Foer novel of the same name, puts you through the wringer.
March 20, 2012