Ed Rampell

Ed Rampell is a contributor to the new book on America’s former Poet Laureate “Conversations With W.S. Merwin” and co-author of “The Hawaii Movie and Television Book“.

In the Amazon, Political Power Grows Out of the Barrel of a Camera Lens

The Big Case: On the Trail of the Mole on the CIA’s 7th Floor

The Gospel According to Darwin

Oyez, Oyez, Oy Vey, The People’s Choice: Roe

Prosecute Trump for Treason

A New Film Inspired By the Murder of George Floyd

Anti-Abortions Fanatics’ Real Enemy is Sex

James Cromwell Vs. Starbucks

Ukrainian Actress Presents Antiwar Cinematic Stunner at SEEfest

Serving Two Masters: Mussolini’s Moviemaker and His Red Reels of Albanian Agitprop

The Industrial Workers of the World Ride Again

Ukraine Onscreen: The Lucky Ones

Paris When It Really Sizzles!

Will’s Smith’s Gift to Racists

From Russia, With Lust: Tolstoy Meets “Florida Man”

Hollywood Labor History

Greed is Us: Titans, The Rise of Wall Street

Revue Review: Stephen Sondheim’s Musical About Presidential Shooters is a “Hit”

Melancholy Danes: A Scandinavian Sunset Blvd

Onokhov of the North: Coming of Age in Chukotka

​Red Alert: The Redhead, the Red Scare and Aaron Sorkin’s Big Lie Caught Red-handed

The “Hellraising Humanitarian” on “Dreaming a New Dream”

Remembering My Time With Bishop Tutu

The Young Lords Ride Again

A Great American Author of Proletarian Literature is Ready for His Close Up

Imperialist Imbecility: The Man Who Shot Salvador Allende?

The Murky Politics of Film Noir

Afghanistan’s Armageddon 20 Years After 9/11 Offers Foreign Policy Choices: Groundhog Day or Imperial Reckoning?

Trial By Fire: Too Hot to Handle?

Bend It Like Megan: Will World Cup Winners Also Become Equality’s Champs in LFG?

In the Crosswind

Armageddon Then: Candid Doc Brings the War in the Pacific Home

Do We Need a New Deal for Artists Today?

Chasing Ghosts, The Life and Art of Bill Traylor

The Envelope Please: Darnella Frazier Deserves an Academy Award

The Jackie Robinson of Architecture

Panther Gunfight at a Not-So-O.K. Corral

All Power to the Pictures! Judas and the Black Messiah

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Trump’s Bombast

Meet the New FDR – Franklin DONALD Roosevelt?

The Advocates

Lone Wolf Antifa in New Anti-Neo-Nazi German Film

A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits

Titus Andronicus: Down With the Republic!

The Hottest Seats in Hell

Last Tango in Kabul

Great Caesar’s Ghost!: A Specter Haunts Hollywood in the Coen’s Anti-Anti-Commie Goofball Comedy

45 Years: A Rumination on Aging

The Witch-Hunters And Bloodsuckers Are Still Among Us

General Nat, the Black Spartacus: Straight Outta Southhampton