Apr 16, 2014
Steppenwolf satirizes (and sings about) manifest destiny and the American dream.
By Tony Adler
Theater Review, The Way West, Steppenwolf Theatre, Head of Passes, Tarell Alvin McCraney, Mona Mansour, American dream, satire, The Right Stuff, California, Deirdre O'Connell, Caroline Neff, Zoe Perry, Laurie Metcalf, Ira Amyx, Gabriel Ruiz, Martha Lavey, Recommended
May 5, 2013
Michael Bay's recent
Pain & Gain inspires the latest Weekly Top Five.
By Drew Hunt
Weekly Top Five, Film, Michael Bay, Pain & Gain, American dream, El Norte, Gregory Nava, Thieves' Highway, Jules Dassin, Stroszek, Werner Herzog, California Dreamin', Cristian Nemescu, Hoop Dreams, Steve James, Frederick Marx, Peter Gilbert, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Ben Sachs
Apr 9, 2010
Rachelle Salnave traces the battle over indoor market Mart 125 as a microcosm of the economic transformation of the neighborhood in "Harlem's Mart 125: The American Dream," screening Sunday 4/11 at the DuSable Museum of African American History.
By Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Free Shit, Swag, Rachelle Salnave, Mart 125, Harlem, American Dream, Bill Clinton, Starbucks, Dusable Museum of African American History, SankofaSpirit, Movies with a Mission, Video