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RONALD SMITH

RONALD SMITH

Kyle Smith is a columnist and film critic for the New York Post.

With a war lost by the president whom liberals urged, indeed demanded, to abandon unsettled Iraq to the rule of chaos, and with the conflict’s...

The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of ReaganBy Rick PerlsteinSimon & Schuster, 881 pages It would not be fair to Rick Perlstein...

“I love the state of Israel,” the artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel has been quoted as saying, though his latest film, Miral, feels more like...

The Sean Penn–Naomi Watts take on the Joseph Wilson–Valerie Plame story, Fair Game, is coming to theaters on November 5, and though political movies almost...

The new movie "The X-Files: I Want to Believe," which opens Friday, has important issues on its mind: Catholic faith, the seeming cruelty of...

"GET SOME," reads the tagline for the upcoming big-screen comedy Tropic Thunder, in which a gaggle of preening actors get caught up in a real...

The new documentary “Trumbo” unites two of the most unbearable groups of zealots in the modern world: Communists and theater people. If there’s anything worse than...

Who is Theresa LePore? There is a new horror movie/comedy playing on HBO starting May 25, and when LePore’s name is mentioned memories start to...

"Super Size Me" creator Morgan Spurlock begins his new documentary by comparing the supposed trauma of learning he was about to become a father with...

Almost five years after Abu Ghraib, the story is about to kick off another media spree: Errol Morris’s documentary “Standard Operating Procedure” is due for...