Wheeler Winston Dixon

Filmmaker / Film and Digital History / Theory / Criticism



Selected Articles and Reviews Online

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"A Fantastic, Enchanted Ballet": Federico Fellini's 8 1/2
Bringing the Dead Back To Life: Don Sharp's Psychomania
Cinema and Poetry: T.S. Eliot's Murder in the Cathedral

Robert Downey Sr.'s Anarchist Cinema

New Film: An American Dream (2016)

Interview on my New Book Black and White Cinema: A Short History
William Wellman's Night Nurse
Being Elizabeth Bishop
: Barbara Hammer's New Documentary on an American Poet

Ecstatic Cinema: Romantic Experimental Filmmaking in the 1960s

Dreams of Jules Verne: Karel Zeman’s
Invention of Destruction (Vynález zkázy)
An Interview with Denis Côté
​Punch Drunk Love

Joseph Lawson, Genre Director - An Interview
Bring Me The Head of Alfredo Garcia

The Trouble With Hitchcock
Godzilla
: Savior of Mankind

OffOn
: An Explosion of the Senses

Thoughts on Two Recent Films: Dallas Buyers Club and Catching Fire
The Most Important Film Book of 2014: Film Manifestos and Global Cinema Cultures
Oculus: Another Look In the Haunted Mirror
Alain Robbe-Grillet’s L’Immortelle

The Spartans Meet The Muppets, or 300: Rise of an Empire

Voyage to the Beginning of the World

La decima vittima

Le Mystère Picasso

The Films of Jim Krell

Shackled (Belenggu): A Well-Mounted Disappointment

Hollywood Exiles in Europe

The Unbearable Lightness of Gravity; The Depth and Resonance of Adore

Just The Facts, Man: The Complicated Genesis of Television's Dragnet

Surrealism and Sudden Death in the Films of Lucio Fulci

The Future Catches Up With The Past: Peter Bogdanovich's Targets

Yasujirō Ozu: The Gangster Films

Introducing Streaming: Movies, Media and Instant Access

Truth in Pop Art: An Interview with Donny Miller

Death of the Moguls: An Interview with Wheeler Winston Dixon

Lab Coats in Hollywood

Fast Worker: The Films of Sam Newfield

A Few Notes on Steve Spielberg's Lincoln

In Broad Daylight: Movies and Spectators After the Cinema by Gabriele Pedullà

The Unbearable Lightness of Gravity; The Depth and Resonance of Adore

Light from the Screen: Cinema, Painting and Spectatorship

Andy's Gang, Or Saturday Morning of the Living Dead

On the Value of "Worthless" Endeavor

Beyond Characterization: Performance in 1960s Experimental Cinema

Community, Loss, and Regeneration: An Interview in Senses of Cinema

Vanishing Point: The Last Days of Film

The Power of Resistance: Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne

Mike Leigh, Topsy Turvy, and the Excavation of Memory

Andrew V. McLaglen: Last of the Hollywood Professionals

Nollywood: The Video Phenomenon in Nigeria

Treasures IV: American Avantgarde Film, 1947 -1986

The Moguls and the Dictators: Hollywood and the Coming of World War II

Fear and Self-Loathing: Horror and Homophobia in the Films of Herman Cohen

Ida Lupino

La Dolce Vita

One Hour With You

Partie de Campagne

Les Mistons

Underworld USA

Voyage To Italy

Wavelength

Acto de Primavera

Roger Corman

Shanghai Express

The Intruder

Working Within the System: An Interview with Gerry O’Hara

Idols of Modernity: Movie Stars of the 1920s