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Zero Dark Thirty

  1. movie review
    Review: In Detroit, the Zero Dark Thirty Team Revisits TortureDirector Kathryn Bigelow induces a feeling of powerlessness in the viewer that’s beyond our capacity to imagine on our own.
  2. Kathryn Bigelow Has a Fascinating Cult-Cinema Past▶️ Kathryn Bigelow: Vampire-Western director?
  3. too real
    2016 Election Is Getting a Mini-series From Zero Dark Thirty WritersIs a couple months enough distance to put the election into context?
  4. casting couch
    Joe Manganiello to Star in Navy SEAL Drama SixManganiello will play Rip Taggart.
  5. clickables
    Watch Lena Dunham’s (Fake) Zero Dark Thirty AuditionRelax, it’s a joke.
  6. last night on late night
    Lots of Underhanded Blows From David Letterman to Kim KardashianPlus: Marion Cotillard’s strange photo shoot with the Nutcracker took her by surprise, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  7. familiar faces
    Your Guide to the TV Stars of Zero Dark ThirtyCoach Taylor and Tony Soprano killed Osama bin Laden!
  8. controversy
    Kathryn Bigelow Pens Op-Ed Defending Zero Dark Thirty’s Torture Use“Those of us who work in the arts know that depiction is not endorsement.”
  9. your box office explained
    Box Office Explained: Best Pic Noms Score BigExcept for Django.
  10. weekend box office
    Zero Dark Thirty Wide Release Opens BigWith $24 million.
  11. the oscars
    Sony Head Responds to Zero Dark Thirty Torture Criticism Now that Oscar voters are involved.
  12. Edelstein on Bigelow’s Defense of Zero Dark Thirty’s TortureThe director says “depiction is not endorsement.” But it’s not that simple.
  13. party chat
    Bigelow Made a Feminist ZDT Speech Last NightRead an excerpt.
  14. false advertising
    Zero Dark Thirty’s Split-Personality Ad CampaignThey’re simultaneously marketing it as a thoughtful drama and a jingoistic action ass-kicking of Osama.
  15. party chat
    Jessica Chastain and Shailene Woodley: Still BFFsThese two!
  16. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Anne Hathaway Explained Her Les Miz BlooperPlus: Per Betty White, Kim Kardashian’s baby bump is a career buster, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  17. sports movies
    Alabama Watched Zero Dark Thirty Last NightNotre Dame watched Knute Rockne, All American for the 160th time.
  18. weekend box office
    Weekend Box Office: Texas Chainsaw 3D Slashes The HobbitWhile Django Unchained moves up to second place.
  19. box office gold
    Django Unchained Outperforms Les Misérables on Opening WeekendMeanwhile The Hobbit hits $200 million.
  20. family planning
    Which Movies Should You See With Your Family This Christmas? And which should you avoid?
  21. weekend box office
    Zero Dark Thirty and Amour Start Strong at Box Office And The Hobbit continues to dominate the big movie field. 
  22. cia
    CIA Head: Zero Dark Thirty Is Not a DocumentarySome film criticism from the intelligence community.
  23. holiday movies
    Watch Julie Klausner and Her Mother Debate Awkward Films to See With Your FamilyYou don’t want to end up staring at KStew’s boobs while sitting next to your mom, do you?
  24. zero dark thirty
    Senators Blast Zero Dark Thirty Torture SceneMcCain’s no fan of torture, plus he’s a huge Les Miz fan.
  25. last night on late night
    Samuel L. Jackson Dissed Kenan Thompson Over SNLPlus: Tom Cruise got super-soaked in “Water War,” and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  26. chat room
    Jessica Chastain on Shooting ZDT in Jordan“I find the covering up to be a very strange thing. It’s like saying, ‘We’re all animals,’ and I don’t agree.”
  27. eyewear
    Why Aviators Make Every Character More BadassJessica Chastain makes the point well in Zero Dark Thirty. Imagine how fast the south would have caved if Lincoln had worn them?
  28. awards season
    Top Films Excluded From WGA NominationsWho needs another award, anyway? 
  29. torture porn
    The Zero Dark Thirty Torture Debate Kept Going This WeekThe issue of whether the film condones torture is far from settled.
  30. zero dark thirty
    Edelstein on Hardball: Zero Dark Thirty Torture“I don’t think friendly interrogation frankly is quite as cinematic.”
  31. The Real-Life Zero Dark Thirty Heroine Is Having a Tough Time at WorkEven though she helped nab bin Laden.
  32. movie review
    Edelstein: Zero Dark Thirty Is Borderline Fascistic … and a MasterpieceLet your liberal morals and cinematic appreciation fight it out.
  33. Does Zero Dark Thirty Endorse Torture?A debate mounts over the Oscar front-runner’s portrayal of the search for bin Laden.
  34. torture
    Jason Clarke Asked to Be Waterboarded to Prepare for Zero Dark ThirtyIt was his idea.
  35. movies
    Inside the Making of Zero Dark ThirtyThey had eighteen months to turn the Bin Laden raid into a film.
  36. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Zero Dark Thirty SurgesIt wasn’t the best week for Les Miz.
  37. chat room
    Mark Duplass on His Mindy Appearance“Can I be honest? Messina is the best looking one in the room.”
  38. awards
    Zero Dark Thirty Is the National Board of Review Big WinnerOh, hello, award season.
  39. awards
    New York Film Critics Circle Awards AnnouncedMatthew McConaughey for Best Supporting Actor: all right, all right, all right.
  40. party chat
    Mark Duplass Is Certain He Could Out-Cuss Jessica ChastainWe could quote him for you right now, but it gets a little cussy.
  41. dispatches
    Zero Dark Thirty Revealed: Five Things You Need to KnowJessica Chastain is so good at dropping F-bombs.
  42. opening night
    Zero Dark Thirty’s Wide Release Pushed Back to January 11It’ll still open in New York and L.A. in December.
  43. trailer park
    Chastain Hunts Osama in Zero Dark Thirty TrailerDo you think they catch him?
  44. fall movie preview 2012
    Fall Movie Preview: Five Burly Box Office Face-OffsLincoln vs. Bond, Cruise vs. Osama, Perry vs. Ghosts.
  45. chat room
    Joel Edgerton on Playing DiCaprio’s Tour Guide“There’s a difference between recommending a restaurant to your friend’s cousin and recommending it to Leo.”
  46. trailer mix
    Zero Dark Thirty Teaser: Kathryn Bigelow Looks for Bin LadenIt’s her first movie since Best Picture winner The Hurt Locker.
  47. politics meets art
    Officials Offered Kathryn Bigelow Inside Access for Bin Laden FilmThe filmmakers were invited to CIA headquarters and met top officials.
  48. casting couch
    Mark Duplass Joins Kathryn Bigelow’s Bin Laden MovieKathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty, to be exact.