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Where Do We File Flawed Classics Like ‘Gone with the Wind’?

The 1939 Oscar winner may be racist and clumsy, but it's still a work of art rather than a statue in a town square

12 Years A Slave Screenwriter John Ridley Will Direct His Own Film About the L.A. Riots

The script has been in production purgatory since 2007

Spike Jonze Sweeps the Writers Awards

We all know who won the best actor and actress awards at the Oscars. What's going on in the world of screenplays?

Fact and Fiction: What’s the Deal with All Those Movies “Based on a True Story”?

This year, six of the nine Best Picture nominees are based on true events and 47 of the 117 Oscar nominations have gone to people working on such films

Of Human Bondage

As beautiful as it is savage, 12 Years a Slave offers the audience no quarter