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Dana Stevens

Movie Critic, Slate

Dana Stevens appears in the following:

Context and a Movie: "Contagion"

Thursday, September 15, 2011

A lethal pandemic that spreads like wildfire: could it actually happen? Dana Stevens, Slate's film critic and co-host of Slate's Culture Gabfest and Dr. Larry Madoff, Professor of Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, director of the Division of Epidemiology and Immunization at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) and editor of ProMED, an Internet-based emerging disease surveillance system, discusses what "Contagion" gets right and wrong. 

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Summer Films

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Dana Stevens, Slate film critic and co-host of the Culture Gabfest, previews films being released during the summer season.

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Summer Movies with Dana Stevens

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Dana Stevens, Slate film critic and co-host of the Culture Gabfest, previews movies being released during the summer season.

What movies are you looking forward to this summer?

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The State of Documentary Film

Friday, February 25, 2011

What's more important in a documentary: great filmmaking or great cause? Dana Stevens, Slate's film critic and co-host of the podcast Culture Gabfest, and Matt Zoller Seitz, T.V. and film critic for Salon, discuss this year's Oscar nominated documentaries and just what a documentary should be anyway.

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Oscar Nods

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

A.O. Scott, chief film critic for the New York Times, and Dana Stevens, film critic and co-host of Culture Gabfest  for Slate.com, review today's Oscar nominations.

Listeners: Who got snubbed? What movie, actor, or director should have gotten nominated but didn't. Call in or comment here!

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The Year in Film

Monday, December 13, 2010

We kick off Critics Week with a look at music on the big screen in 2010. Slate.com film critic Dana Stevens tells us about this year's music-oriented movies and documentaries, plus its notable soundtracks.

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Context and a Movie: "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps"

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Dana Stevens, film critic for Slate.com and co-host of their Culture Gabfest, discusses the film "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps," the sequel to the "greed is good" original. Also, Joe NoceraNew York Times business columnist and author of their Executive Suite blog, offers his take on "Wall Street," the movie vs. Wall Street, the reality.

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Context and a TV Show: Boardwalk Empire

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Dana Stevens, film critic for Slate and co-host of the Slate Culture Gabfest podcast, discusses the HBO miniseries "Boardwalk Empire" about Prohibition-Era Atlantic City, and Daniel Okrent, writer, editor, inventor of Rotisserie League Baseball, former public editor at The New York Times and the author of Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, offers his insight into the era and history of Prohibition.

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Context and a Movie: "The Social Network"

Monday, October 04, 2010

Dana Stevens, film critic for Slate.com, discusses "The Social Network," the controversial new film about the founding of Facebook by Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg; and Baratunde Thurston, comedian and digital director of The Onion, offers his insight into the world of Harvard and social media.

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Going Home With Oscar

Friday, March 05, 2010

The Oscars are on Sunday. Following the week-long Brian Lehrer Show Oscar documentary series, Dana Stevens, film critic for Slate.com, and Manohla Dargis, film critic for The New York Times, preview the main event.

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Smart Movies

Monday, December 14, 2009

It's the season for smart movies. But why do the studios pack serious movies into the last weeks of the year? New York Times business columnist and media reporter David Carr and Slate's film critic, Dana Stevens, weigh in on this year's smart movie season and discuss some ...

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Fall Film Picks

Monday, September 22, 2008

New York Press film critic Armond White and film critic for Slate.com Dana Stevens rate their fall film picks.

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Labels of Love

Tuesday, June 03, 2008

Speaking of the brand obsessed...anyone see the Sex and the City movie? Slate film critic Dana Stevens (who has) joins Rob Walker (who hasn't) to talk about the SATC effect on consumer culture. But fear not: this is a spoiler-free zone.

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Crying is Cool

Friday, January 11, 2008

Dana Stevens, film critic for Slate, talks about whether sentimentality is hip in films.

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Film Studies: New York Movies

Thursday, November 22, 2007

Film critics Dana Stevens of Slate and Entertainment Weekly’s Owen Gleiberman discuss the quintessential New York films, the classics, the recent classics, and the forgettable ones. What's your all-time favorite New York movie?

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Film Studies

Thursday, October 25, 2007

Film critics Dana Stevens of Slate and Entertainment Weekly’s Owen Gleiberman join us each week in October to talk about films. This week: movies set in New York, from Michael Clayton to American Gangster. What's your all-time favorite New York movie?

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Film Studies

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Film critic Dana Stevens of Slate returns for more talk about films in October. This week she’s joined by Newsday critic Gene Seymour to discuss the myriad options for New York film-goers, including "celebrity-curated" film series, like BAM's "Jonathan Lethem Selects" and the Thalia's ...

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Film Studies

Thursday, October 11, 2007

Film critics Dana Stevens of Slate and Entertainment Weekly’s Owen Gleiberman join us for the month of October to talk about films. This week: the fall crop of films about the War on Terror.

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Screening the War

Thursday, October 11, 2007

This fall, a new wave of Hollywood movies takes on issues in the War on Terror. Director Brian De Palma talks about his new film “Redacted” and we’ll review some of the others with film critics Owen Gleiberman and Dana Stevens. Plus, the results of our crowd-sourcing project, “Are You ...

Film Studies

Thursday, October 04, 2007

Film critics Dana Stevens of Slate and Entertainment Weekly’s Owen Gleiberman join us for the month of October to talk about films. This week: the long & short of the New York Film Festival.

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