The Capitol Insurrection: Our Altamont Moment

It exposed a broken country and shattered delusions that never deserved to be taken seriously in the first place. Trump insurrectionists cheer as more of the crowd gains access to the U.S. Capitol on January 06, 2021 in Washington, DC.…

Cinema’s Annus Mirabilis

Timothy Bottoms in The Last Picture Show. (Columbia Pictures/Trailer image via YouTube) In 1971, Hollywood gave us a string of not only great films but enduringly fascinating ones. Fifty years ago Hollywood embraced a new era, the most…