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"Voice" critic J. Hoberman let go

The annual National Society of Film Critics meeting takes place this weekend, normally an occasion for our profession to feel better about itself. Maybe not...
By Peter Keough  |  January 05, 2012

B List rewind

 Boston Phoenix film critics salute The Fly , King Creole , and The Conversation in The National Society of Film Critics latest tome.
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 31, 2008


Boston Phoenix  critics salute The Fly ,  King Creole, and The Conversation in new National Film Critics Association tome.
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 31, 2008

One sings, one doesn’t

This year, at least one element in “Boston Film Festival” is no longer true.
The BFF has little to celebrate; the HFA has ‘Edward Yang’
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 10, 2008

Kael? Sarris?

“Kael was a presence, a factor in how many of us do our jobs,” argued ’s Stephanie Zacharek.
The critics convene at the Coolidge
By GERALD PEARY  |  October 31, 2007

Cuba si, Cuban cinema no

This article originally appeared in the September 28, 1976 issue of the Boston Phoenix.
Judging from this festival at least
By DAVID DENBY  |  November 14, 2006



French filmmaker Claire Denis has acknowledged that a host of sources inspired L’intrus|The Intruder (January 25–February 9 at the MFA), the tale of a sickly, reclusive Frenchman, Louis Trebor (Michel Subor), who after paying hard cash and buying
Claire Denis’s L’intrus
By GERALD PEARY  |  January 19, 2006