The New Yorker’s Anthony Lane on Nick Cave’s "The Proposition"

Anthony Lane: ... “The Proposition,” in its morality as well as in its geography, is not just basic but Biblical. Directed by John Hillcoat, it shows humanity striving for a New Testament way of life with a Cain-and-Abel drama on the doorstep. … [Read more...]

Specials: Proposition review. Good Night review. And more on Emily Rose.

Today's specials:GUY PEARCE GETS DUSTY A review of Nick Cave's The Proposition is up at Twitch. And it sounds like a must-see!GEORGE CLOONEY GETS ARTSY David Poland on Good Night, and Good Luck, the new film by George Clooney. He's impressed.GREYDANUS GETS JUNKETY Steven Greydanus reports from the press junket for The Exorcism of Emily Rose.DERRICKSON GETS CHATTY And Peter T. Chattaway links to his full interview with director Scott Derrickson.Did I mention how much I … [Read more...]