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‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ Is Still the Best Comedy About How Men Con Themselves

Early on in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, a two-bit American con artist named Freddy Benson (Steve Martin) is having a conversation with Lawrence Jamieson (Michael Caine),…

Werner Herzog Doesn’t Do Introspection

“You should be cautious.” Six times in the span of a 40-minute phone interview, filmmaker Werner Herzog says some variation of this, usually as a…

‘Election’ Is About Everything We Fight About Online

“None of this would have happened if Mr. McAllister hadn’t meddled the way he did. He should’ve just accepted things as they are, instead of…

Happy Easter! Here’s A Definitive List of Our Favorite Movie Jesuses

Tomorrow is Easter, a celebration of Jesus’ resurrection from the dead. Not surprisingly for a figure so iconic, studied, worshipped and debated, Jesus has been…