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  1. Straight to Video: ‘Whiplash,’ ‘Birdman,’...

    Wesley Morris and Chris Connelly

    Grantland's Chris Connelly and Wesley Morris take a look at the latest movie news and rumors about the Star Wars franchise, Jared Leto as the Joker, the upcoming Wonder Woman film, a Spider-Man spinoff, and much more. Chris and Wesley brea...

    Blog | November 20, 2014
  2. Do You Like Prince Movies? Podcast: ‘Birdman’ and &ls...

    Wesley Morris and Alex Pappademas

    This week, Wesley and Alex discuss the happy surprise of Alejandro G. Inarritu's Birdman. Loosely, it's about a movie star's attempt to reassert his artistic integrity by adapting Raymond...

    Blog | October 22, 2014
  3. Cape Fear: The Entertaining Critique of the Superhero Industry in...

    Wesley Morris

    Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's Birdman is so good, so profoundly entertaining, so confident that it makes you wonder whether the other Inarritu - the director of such weighty magazine spreads as 21...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  4. Great Moments in Oscar Forecasting: How Is Michael Keaton’s...

    Mark Lisanti

    Birdman, director Alejandro G. Inarritu's dark comedy about a former movie superhero taking his languishing acting talents to Broadway, has had an enviable run as both a festival and critics' darling, racking up an impressive...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  5. Uncommon Bird: Edward Norton’s Abandoned Movie Stardom

    Kevin Lincoln

    One of the most confusing aspects of the movie business is how actors end up in the roles they do. In 1971, William Friedkin did everything short of file a restraining order to keep Gene Hackman from playing Popeye Doyle in The French Connection. Joh...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  6. The 30: Amid Another Collapse, No Hard Knocks for Anemic Atlanta

    Jonah Keri

    The Twins are closing out the season behind one of the most enigmatic pitching staffs of all time, the Braves are pondering one of their worst offensive showings in recent franchise history, the Pirates are riding the coattails of an overachiever, an...

    Blog | September 22, 2014
  7. National Pastime: How Washington Built a World Series Favorite

    Jonah Keri

    The Washington Nationals became the first team to clinch their division this season, doing so mere minutes before the neighboring Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night. Throughout the 2014 campaign, the Nats have conjured late-inning heroics and convinc...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  8. The Michael Keaton Comeback and Four Other Key Stories Out of the...

    Zach Dionne

    The 71st Venice International Film Festival has been running since Wednesday, and while the Hollywood presence is light, there are a few key stories worth updating yourself on. Such as ... The starry satire from Alejandr...

    Blog | September 02, 2014
  9. Professor Burt

    Gaspar Gonzalez

    The acting teacher looks up at the stage from his oversize, brown leather chair in this otherwise sparsely furnished auditorium. "You guys saved the night," he tells a pair of actresses who've just run through a one-act...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  10. Lorde and ‘The Hunger Games’ Fuse for Ultimate Soundt...

    Zach Dionne

    Lorde is a natural fit for The Hunger Games's Now That's What I Call Cool Music-style soundtracks. She covered Tears for Fears's "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" for Catching Fire, and now she's set to contribu...

    Blog | July 31, 2014
  11. Julio Jones and the Consequences of the Falcons’ Star-Studd...

    Robert Mays

    Thomas Dimitroff doesn't look like he runs an NFL team. In a profession where Ted Thompson and his Packers-sponsored golf outfit are the standard, the Falcons' general manager looks like few of his colleagues. Rams GM Les Snead ha...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  12. Harrison Ford Hospitalized While Filming ‘Star Wars: Episod...

    Zach Dionne

    Maybe the Millennium Falcon made the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs ...; once. Today, though? Thing's getting rusty. I mean, one of its doors injured our beloved 71-year-old Han "Harrison Ford" Solo's ankle! And he h...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  13. The 23 Most Important Members of the USMNT

    Noah Davis

    You know what's fun? Predicting the 23 American players who will go to the World Cup in Brazil. You know what's also fun? Ranked lists. You know what's the most fun? Combining the two. Here we present the men coach Jurgen Klinsmann wil...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  14. Zack Greinke Goes Streaking: The Quiet Recent Dominance of the Do...

    Michael Baumann

    Some of the Los Angeles Dodgers had a hard time with the cold in Minneapolis on Wednesday night, going a step beyond those already undignified-looking hunting-style caps with ear flaps to don full balaclavas. Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez, for inst...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  15. Harper Being Harper, and More Snap Judgments From Opening Day(s)

    Michael Baumann

    The 2014 MLB season is only a day and change old. To borrow a phrase from James Earl Jones's greatest career role as Admiral James Greer: "The data support no conclusions as yet." Still, some teams have played some games, which means ...

    Blog | April 01, 2014
  16. Career Arc: Tony Gonzalez

    Robert Mays

    Troy Aikman's golf game altered the course of NFL history. In early March 1997, Aikman received a strange request from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. Jay Novacek, Dallas's Pro Bowl tight end, had missed the 1996 season because of a degenerative...

    Blog | December 20, 2013