Seven Days in May is a fine example of art that entertains but that also provides strong insight.
The shockingly sexist obituary drew a collective groan of disgust, and readers, fans, and activists alike took to Twitter to defend the memory of the celebrated author.
The picture "10 Items or Less," from 2006, is the sort of gentle, insightful film I wish they made more of.
The history of U.S. communism and the Communist Party, USA isn't an easy subject to write about.
Combines a commercial, crowd-pleasing form of expression that also roots the characters and plot firmly in class conflict and consciousness.
The "Afonya" story remains relatable and enjoyable today as well as being an interesting glimpse into the ups and downs of the Soviet experiment.
"With Our Loving Hands: 1199 NE Nursing Home Workers Tell their Story" is an unusual book for several reasons.
The Korean people suffered mightily under the cruel occupation of imperialist Japan. That sad reality is brought to life in this well constructed war picture.
A chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery.
Director Mann has made the tried and true thriller genre timely and cutting edge, as well as sitting-on-the-edge-of-your-seat exciting.