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A brief history of invisibility on screen

Marc Longenecker, Wesleyan University What would you do if you could be invisible? Would this newfound power bring out the best in you, instilling you...

A brief history of invisibility on screen

Marc Longenecker, Wesleyan University What would you do if you could be invisible? Would this newfound power bring out the best in you, instilling you...

What drives the appeal of ‘Passion of the Christ’ and other...

S. Brent Rodriguez-Plate, Hamilton College Church isn’t the only place people go to learn about Jesus. At the beginning of Lent, 15 years ago, devout evangelical...

Sci-fi movies are the secret weapon that could help Silicon Valley...

Andrew Maynard, Arizona State University If there’s one line that stands the test of time in Steven Spielberg’s 1993 classic “Jurassic Park,” it’s probably Jeff...

What makes some art so bad that it’s good?

John Dyck, CUNY Graduate Center “The Disaster Artist” – which just earned James Franco a Golden Globe for his portrayal of director Tommy Wiseau –...

The secret behind the success of the new ‘Star Wars’ films

Subimal Chatterjee, Binghamton University, State University of New York In the 40 years since the original “Star Wars” film premiered, the franchise has been a...

When do moviegoers become pilgrims?

S. Brent Rodriguez-Plate, Hamilton College Among the millions of travelers heading out for the summer holidays, some are choosing an unlikely destination: a rusted bus...

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New research suggests modern humans lived in Europe 10,000 years earlier...

Ludovic Slimak, Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès; Clément Zanolli, Université de Bordeaux; Jason E. Lewis, Stony Brook University (The State University of...