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We always love a good play that gets our brains thinking and hearts pumping. Corpus Christi, the passion play by Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally that depicts Jesus as a gay man living in modern-day Texas, is exactly that. Highly controversial when it was first produced in 1998, Corp ... More >>
In the capital of cinema, specialty films are losing ground (but there are glimmers of hope)
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Novikov GroupMoscow's Vogue Café Condé Nast is continuing to do odd food-related things with its magazines, following the Gourmet-as-iPad-app plan by making its rags available to license for themed restaurants in Asia, South America and the Middle East. It's a business practice the company ... More >>
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Ukha: From Russia With Love In I Am Love, Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino's operatic family melodrama, a popular Russian fish soup called ukha (pronounced ooh-kah) is more than set dressing on the wealthy Recchi family dinner table, it's a plot point that means something completely differen ... More >>
Actress/producer Tilda Swinton on her postmodern romantic epic, I Am Love