'Mad Men' Series Finale Recap: Draper's California Dawn That's the run for AMC's first original series, Mad Men. More than the shows ... Draper finds himself in California where those from the East with no hopes and dreams run to. The ambiguity of the finale leads viewers image where he goes to from here. 08/29/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
AMC to Present MAD MEN On-Air Celebration Leading Into Series Finale HBO to Premiere New 'Funny or Die' Special FERRELL TAKES THE FIELD, 9/12 Last March 12, in a role filled with hopes and dreams, Will Ferrell visited five different spring training ballparks in Arizona for FERRELL TAKES THE FIELD, a new HBO special from ... 08/18/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
The 'Mad Men' Finale, Coke And Don's Quest For Enlightenment Two days after the “Mad Men” finale aired, what more is there to say ... but television is projected into our eyeballs and we project our hopes and dreams right back. Did he change this time? Sure. It's the real thing. Or the wheel thing, destined ... 05/19/2015 - 10:19 am | View Link
Mad Men series finale hints at closure, but may offer only questions Mad Men was always ... an advertisement for our hopes and dreams represented in these characters and it has been selling us Don Draper, Peggy Olson and others eve though they do not exist. No one will know for certain, but Mad Men has left an indelible ... 05/18/2015 - 8:14 am | View Link
Don Draper And That Sensational Final Scene Of ‘Mad Men’ (Spoiler Alert) Read into that what you want, but there has always been an undercurrent that the men (and women) of Madison Ave. have been taking the hopes and dreams of Americans and turning them into sugar-coated empty calories. At the same time, Weiner clearly loves ... 05/17/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Mad Men Series Finale Recap: The Real Thing | WIRED Mad Men Series Finale Recap: The Real Thing Photo Credit: Courtesy of AMC. Seeing Mad Men through its ads: Every week, WIRED takes a look at the latest episode of Mad ... 09/3/2015 - 1:36 pm | View Website
Film Crit Hulk Smash: The MAD MEN Finale And The Mantra Of ... Editorials; Film Crit Hulk Smash; Film Crit Hulk Smash: The MAD MEN Finale And The Mantra Of Don Draper 09/3/2015 - 9:54 am | View Website
the finale of Mad Men Two days after the “Mad Men” finale aired, what more is there to say? So many critics have weighed in with thoughtful and insightful essays; even when ... 05/19/2015 - 1:16 am | View Website
On the morning after the end of 'Mad Men' .@LATimesTVLloyd delves into the film conventions seen in the 'Mad Men' series finale 05/18/2015 - 3:22 pm | View Website
Don Draper And That Sensational Final Scene Of ‘Mad Men ... Caution: This article contains spoilers. There may have been better final episodes than the last “Mad Men,” but there has never been a better final scene. 05/18/2015 - 1:32 am | View Website
Alex Gibney is arguably the hardest-working man in documentaries. Ten years after his Oscar-nominated breakout, “Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room,” and eight years after his Oscar-winning “Taxi to the Dark Side,” the 61-year-old filmmaker continues to crank out one hard-hitting documentary after another. In the past five years alone, he has made films about disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff, former New York governor Elliot Spitzer, Beat writer Ken Kesey, WikiLeaks whistleblower Julian Assange, cyclist Lance Armstrong, musician Fela Kuti and Scientology.
Prepare for rebellious automatons, a 300-year-old opera singer, and a pack of newts taking a page from Ira Glass. These and other inventions will unfold locally this fall courtesy of the Czech writer Karel Capek (1890-1938), with help from other artists. Read full article >>
Newly arrived in Manhattan with his wife and infant son, 33-year-old Gabriel García Márquez plunked down $200 for a month’s stay at the Hotel Webster and set about establishing himself as a professional writer. Read full article >>
“I wish that my family stays safe, healthy & happy.”“I wish for social justice.”“Everlasting success and an abundance of animals and happiness.”“I wish to finally learn how to love myself flaws in all.”Read full article >>
It was time to go. “The memories I have, and the house I still own are both filled with stuff adorning a life I no longer live, feelings that I no longer have,” Kim Gordon wrote in her powerful and poetic memoir, “Girl in a Band,” of Northampton, Mass., where she and her Sonic Youth band mate-slash-husband, Thurston Moore, moved in 1999.
It’s an all-girl supergroup like no other: Pretenders leader Chrissie Hynde, Jamaican-born singer Grace Jones, Sleater-Kinney guitarist and “Portlandia” star Carrie Brownstein, folkie Jewel, punk poet Patti Smith and 1970s icon Carly Simon. Only these women aren’t reviving Lilith Fair. They’re part of the latest trend in book publishing. Read full article >>