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Stanley Kauffmann

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The Mark of M

The Mark of M

It’s hard to believe that M was made in 1931. If we allow for the fact that it’s in black and white, it is more engaging to the eye, more incisive in its irony, more firm in its grasp of social complications than most of the films that come along…

By Stanley Kauffmann

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How to Get Ahead in Advertising

Our ad-inundated culture has had in it for decades a contrapuntal vein of satire—in fiction, plays, and films—to the point that satire on advertising is now a component of our advertising culture. What has changed, however, in recent years, is th…

By Stanley Kauffmann