Lit & Lectures,
Jul 10, 2013
A coming-of-age story doubles as a psychological thriller in Sarah Bruni's debut novel.
by Eleni O'Connor
Book Review, Sarah Bruni, The Night Gwen Stacy Died, Spider-Man, Peter Parker, Gwen Stacy, Midwest, Chicago, Paris, Believer, Nick Hornby, T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets, Recommended
Mar 26, 2012
Shower-man, my latest upstairs neighbor, cannot be called very environmentally aware.
Nov 29, 2010
Spider-Man has a bad day on Broadway.
by Miles Raymer
Crickets, Music, Performing Arts, Arts, U2, Mat Devine, Kill Hannah, Grim Hunter, Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark, Chicago, Broadway
May 29, 2009
The new Pixar animation opens today. Also in this week's issue, Sam Raimi's "Drag Me to Hell," the Oscar-winning "Departures," and a Jonathan Rosenbaum review of the Noel Coward adaptation "Easy Virtue."
by J.R. Jones
Film, Movies, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Gene Siskel Film Center, Facets Cinematheque, North Avenue Beach, Andrea Gronvall, Ed M. Koziarski, Spider-Man, RiffRaff, Up Pixar, Up Pixar movie, Sam Raimi, Drag Me to Hell, Easy Virtue, Noel Coward, Stephan Elliott, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Alison Lohman, Departures, Eldorado, Dillinger Is Dead, Courting Condi, Condoleezza Rice, What Goes Up, Steve Coogan, Olivia Thirlby, Hilary Duff, Video
Apr 2, 2009
One might hope, given that the sainted Bono is involved in the upcoming Spider-Man musical, it wouldn't be stuck in the old "female villain = foreign woman" rut.