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Mark Jacobson

  1. book excerpt
    The Conspiracist Manual That Influenced a Generation of RappersHow Behold a Pale Horse found its way to the Wu-Tang Clan, Mobb Deep’s Prodigy, Busta Rhymes, Tupac Shakur, NAS, and more.
  2. best of the fest
    We’ve Seen Steven Soderbergh’s Porn-Star Flick, The Girlfriend ExperienceThe movie was shot in sixteen days with a cast of non-professionals, save for the lead: porn actress Sasha Grey.
  3. kudos
    Universal Claims ‘American Gangster’ Is Not an Adapted Screenplay?As employees of New York, we feel we must object.
  4. news reel
    Nicholas Pileggi on How He Made ‘American Gangster’ HappenAmong hardened crime reporters and jealous aspiring screenwriters alike, Nicholas Pileggi is that bastard writer who managed to turn his book, Wiseguy, about the rise of a mob underling, into a Martin Scorsese movie: Goodfellas. You may have heard of it.
  5. trailer mix
    Is ‘American Gangster’ the Black ‘Godfather’?