Stories By Josh Ralske
Stefon Bristol’s See You Yesterday Melds Time Travel and the Harsh Realities of African-American Life SeamlesslyJune 4, 2019
Stefon Bristol’s See You Yesterday is full of surprises. Produced by Spike Lee, Bristol’s film takes...
Battle of the Sexes: The Big-Screen Take on the Iconic Match Balances Truth and EntertainmentSeptember 26, 2017
There’s something that seems effortless about Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris’ buoyant, slickly entertaining period sports...
The Trip to Spain: Michael Winterbottom, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon Return With The World’s Unlikeliest Buddy Film FranchiseAugust 8, 2017
There’s an odd, enjoyable predictability to The Trip to Spain, the third of Michael Winterbottom’s Trip...
“I Don’t Give Audiences Breathers:” More Conversation with Joshua OppenheimerJuly 24, 2015
In MovieMaker‘s Summer 2015 issue, critic Sam Adams interviewed Joshua Oppenheimer and offered a sage contemplation...
Exposing Two Decades of Fatal Negligence: An Interview with Nick Broomfield on Tales of the Grim SleeperApril 27, 2015
Nick Broomfield’s new documentary, Tales of the Grim Sleeper, tells a shocking and lurid story. Lonnie...
Articles - Coming Attractions
Brad Pitt disappoints everyone, as do Marjane Satrapi and Wong Kar WaiDecember 5, 2012
Killing Brad Softly Apparently, Brad Pitt‘s reign as a Hollywood superstar is drawing to a close....
Strange Fruit: The History of Billie Holiday’s Famous Protest Song
18th and Grand Traces L.A. History Through a ‘Palace of Violence’
How We Accidentally Made a Covid Christmas Classic
Ammonite Writer-Director Francis Lee Requires Every Object to Have a Rich History and Defined Purpose
- Strange Fruit: The History of Billie Holiday’s Famous Protest Song February 27, 2021
- 18th and Grand Traces L.A. History Through a ‘Palace of Violence’ February 27, 2021
- Why I Kept Anthony Hopkins Inside for The Father February 26, 2021