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Talking About Movies

  1. Gimme Danger

    Frank Beaver embraces a lust for life in new Iggy doc by Jim Jarmush.

  2. Gene Wilder: His search for art

    Frank Beaver combs through Wilder’s 2005 memoir and reflects on the artist’s legacy.

  3. Mondo Italiano

    It’s been 50 years since Michelangelo Antonioni challenged audiences with his abstract film “Blow-Up.”

  4. The Lyric

    A classic movie house in Harbor Springs, Mich., is reborn, thanks to film fan Roger Blaser, BGS ’70.

  5. The whole world's watching

    Frank Beaver deconstructs Haskell Wexler’s “Medium Cool” in a timely examination of media, morality, and more.

  6. The comedy of existence

    Frank Beaver opens the book on Groucho Marx through a new bio by Lee Siegel.

  7. Remembering Kenneth Rowe

    Hopwood Awards season at U-M is an ideal time to remember the revered playwriting professor.

  8. A century after "Intolerance"

    Frank Beaver examines the social and artistic legacy of controversial filmmaker D.W. Griffith.

  9. Unforgettable: 2015

    Frank Beaver focuses on some favorite cinematic fragments that flickered across our screens last year.