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Talking About Movies

Show, don’t tell

From “brocom” to “bullet-time effect,” Frank Beaver is here to test your cinematic vocabulary.

Life Itself

Frank Beaver reflects on the “imperturbable power” of a good documentary.

Exodus: Redux

Frank Beaver gets the backstory on two U-M alumni behind new biblical epic.

The Birth of a Nation

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