Controversy followed the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announcement of the nominees for the 2016 Oscars ceremony.
Rall offers a deftly drawn, incisive portrait of the man and the political climate against which he rebels.
Icelandic director Grímur Hákonarson has a small hit on his hands in his new film "Rams," starring two of his country's leading stage actors.
Hot on the heels of the Oscar-nominated Trumbo, another 1950s-set movie about Hollywood Reds has been released.
The book promises a deeper understanding of the complex and fluid history of working-class unity, viewed through the lens of the struggle against Southern racism.
The new play "Dream Catcher" provides an uninterrupted 80 minutes of high drama between two passionate characters.
"Cartel Land" is a serious film, evenhanded in showing the complexities of vigilante action.
It has a number of genre conventions of the Western, though one could argue that the Romanian-set film should be called an "Eastern."
Lewin paints a picture of the frustrations facing Lenin in this final period and his increasing misgivings about Joseph Stalin.
Activist communities on the Internet had prepared for it: as it turned out, the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite was buzzing the morning of Jan. 14.