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LISTEN >> Jackie Chan retrospective
WATCH >> Dorothy Arzner: The Pioneering Female Director Who Broke into the Hollywood Boy’s Club
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READ >> That’s a Wrap on Waste: Going Green On Set
READ >> Béla Lugosi: From Actor To Activist

READ >> Béla Lugosi: From Actor To Activist

“Hungarian actor Béla Lugosi was crowned Hollywood’s Prince of Darkness
for his portrayal of the vampire Count Dracula in several films.
But today few people know he was a union leader
and anti-fascist who fought real-life monsters.”

READ >> John Singleton Did Justice to a Poetic Vision of African-American Life
WATCH >> Which Dracula Film is Most Faithful to the Book?

WATCH >> Which Dracula Film is Most Faithful to the Book?

“Which Dracula movie adaptation is most faithful to the original Bram Stoker book? I wanted a definitive answer, so I selected 12 contenders and put them up to the test. This counts theatrical and television, but no sequels, spinoffs, or spoofs.”

READ >> The Cult of Climax

READ >> The Cult of Climax

“Blast Off Video, it was like a clubhouse for anyone who
liked weird shit and I wanted to live there.”

VIEW >> The Photography of Larry Clark

VIEW >> The Photography of Larry Clark

“If you’re going to photograph skateboarders you can’t run after them, you’ve got to learn how to skate. So at about 50 years old I learned how to skate, and skate fast enough to keep up with them and hold my camera. I broke my shoulders, I got a lot of respect from them.”
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