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Talking About Movies

The Birth of a Nation

Frank Beaver takes us back 100 years to the birth of D.W. Griffith’s controversial American film.

Musical matters

“Dangerous Rhythm,” a new book about movie musicals, has Frank Beaver tapping his toes.

An enduring masterpiece

Frank Beaver revisits “A Taste of Honey” and the teenage upstart who changed British cinema.

Grab the popcorn

Summer movie season is here, and Frank Beaver has saved you a front-row seat.