In the most serendipitous of schedule sync-ups, the St. Louis debut of two nationally renowned, animal-themed events -- the Internet Cat Video Festival and the International Puppy Contest -- made last weekend an historic and exciting one for the city. Both events let animal lovers glory in the publ ... More >>
It took Cricket the cat a week to learn to ring a bell for treats. "I knew Cricket could do this because she was fat and she had a desire to eat at all times," says Sarah Ward, 33, who trained the cat as a surprise Valentine's Day present for her now-ex husband. "If anyone can do this trick, it's C ... More >>
Sick of watching YouTube videos of cats alone on your laptop? Wish you had someone to giggle with as you watch cats play the piano or act delightfully surprised? Your timing is purrrrfect. The wildly popular Internet Cat Video Festival is coming to St. Louis for the first time this summer, turning ... More >>
[Editor's note: Space constraints kept the prose version of our interview with Marilyn Manson out of the print edition, but here you can read the stuff that was left on the cutting room floor. Point your mouse here for the Q & A version in the paper this week.] Once, there was a subculture of peop ... More >>
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Tears of the Black Tiger
A gyno-centric director returns with a light-hearted ghost story.
A street hustler sells his child, then fights to undo his mistake
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A searing indictment of every bedrock world institution imaginable
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Much-hyped horror auteur Guillermo del Toro finally delivers
The St. Louis International Film Festival gets its act together
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Co-written and directed by John Turturro