January/February 2014

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Cover: Ralph Fiennes's The Invisible Woman by Amy Taubin

Features: Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street by Jonathan Romney
Bruce Dern by Beverly Walker
The Hunger Games and populist Hollywood cinema by Howard Hampton
The Coen Brothers and Scott Rudin by Harlan Jacobson
Alain Guiraudie by Jonathan Romney

Final Cut 2013:

  • 20 Best Films of the Year Poll
  • 20 Best Undistributed Films of the Year Poll
  • Our Top 10s
  • State of the Art
  • The Year in Animation
  • Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine
  • “Difficult” Films

Hot Property: Axelle Ropert’s Miss and the Doctors

Alex Cox’s 10,000 Ways to Die: Let’s Go with Pancho Villa

Site Specifics: Seed&Spark

Trivial Top 20: Best Road Movies

Encore: Orson Welles's Too Much Johnson by Geoffrey O'Brien

Fade Out: Stanley Kauffmann by Phillip Lopate

Sound & Vision: Visitors by Chris Chang and David Cronenberg by Amy Taubin

A Face in the Crowd: Helena Kallianiotes by Chuck Stephens

Olaf's World: John Guillermin by Olaf Möller

Screenings: August: Osage County by Andrew Chan, Labor Day by David Fear, A Field in England by Graham Fuller

Short Takes: Bethlehem by Chris Chang, Big Bad Wolves by Chris Chang, Child's Pose by Eric Hynes, The German Doctor by Sarah Mankoff, Gloria by Nicolas Rapold, Like Father, Like Son by Nicolas Rapold

Home Movies: Alain Robbe-Grillet by Giovanni Vimercati, The Berlin File by Sarah Mankoff, The Big Gundown by Chuck Stephens, Black Roots by Max Nelson, Far from Vietnam by Patrick Friel, Milius by Frank Ombres, A River Called Titas by Jordan Osterer, Illumination by Dan Sullivan, Riddles of the Sphinx by David Gregory Lawson, Monsters University by David Filipi

Readings: Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Mark Harris, reviewed by Kent Jones; The Counter-Cinema of the Berlin School by Marco Abel, reviewed by R. Emmet Sweeney; The Fat Lady Sings by Robert Evans, reviewed by Kevin Canfield; Hollywood Exiles in Europe: The Blacklist and Cold War Film Culture by Rebecca Prime, reviewed by Noah Isenberg

Graphic Detail: The Best Posters of 2013