Who Do You Love?
The German pope never wrote his press. Others did, and chose cliché. What a difference an encyclical makes.
Norwegian Linn Ullmann packs her story of detection and remorse with a whole lotta Ibsen.
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Not very dangerous. Not much of a mind. Still, fun to watch.
The Iran Follies
Until 1998, the bomb was a toy for Christians and atheists only. Now, Hindus and Muslims have a passkey.
At a Rome restaurant, Italy's generation gap is all about cars — until you dig deeper.
The Opposite of Sex
Christine Ricci, that little terrorist, has her way with a movie.
Morocco can double for a emirate, but Budapest can’t play Rome. Milan maybe, but not Rome — something the “Munich” director should know.
Bush at War; Plan of Attack
Woodward's first two post-9/11 books examine how the U.S. decided to attack Afghanistan, and the (applauded) Bush consensus.
Too bad Paul N. and Jack N. never made it into the same movie.
The Thrift Store Guy
He didn’t want to put money into the hand of a woman who was as well educated as he.
Making It Cool
The general rule of thumb is that red wines should be drunk at room temperature.