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  1. tv review
    Sundance Channel’s Gomorrah Is an Unglamorized View Into Mob LifeGomorrah seems to be striving for a documentary aesthetic, and for the most part, the “you are there” tricks work quite well.
  2. life imitating art for art
    Gomorrah Filmmakers May Have Paid Off Italian MobItalian prosecutors are looking into it. 
  3. chat room
    Director Matteo Garrone on Gomorrah, the Next-Gen Mob Flick Captivating ItalyThe film has caused a sensation in Italy as big as any of the ‘Godfather’ movies ever did.
  4. vulture lists
    10 Greatest Hit Jobs in Movie HistorySomething about a guy killing another guy at the behest of another guy sets filmmakers’ imaginations racing in a way that few other narrative devices can.
  5. kudos
    Firestorm Over Foreign Language Oscar ShortlistSo what the hell happened?
  6. leak of the week
    Leaked: The Eagles’ ‘Long Road Out of Eden’ Not Quite As Good As We’d HopedSo bad it might give your iPod cancer.
  7. countdown
    ‘Southland Tales’ Somehow Gets Even Crazier“Teen Horniness Is Not a Crime,” the single.
  8. last night's gig
    The Go! Team Bring Jazzercise BackIf kitschy Brighton group the Go! Team ever had a hard time translating their sample-happy sound live, it was hard to imagine at Friday night’s sold-out Bowery Ballroom show.
  9. the take
    Cheryl Hines to Direct Adrienne Shelly’s Final ScreenplayA murdered screenwriter gets her last work produced.
  10. agenda
    ‘Gomorrah’ bravely details organized crime in Naples