Issue Seven

Nashville Sounds
Altman's masterwork, song-by-song

Life is Full of Brain Dead Fools and Emotional Cripples and Then You Die
stunt casting and narrative gimmickry in Robert Altmanís Short Cuts

"For Barbara"
California Split

Don't let a thief steal into your heart
Thieves like us

Raising the Stakes
notes on performance in some films by Robert Altman

A Sense of Altman
a sublime mingling of the harsh and the gentle

A Certain Detachment
the "new Altmans"

Lake Wobegon Ungone
A Prairie Home Companion

Robert Altman's Popeye
Iím only a common sailor, but I got a soul. I gots sensitivity.

A Field Guide to the Altman Actor
the range of available performing talent as a rolling buffet table

Ladies and Gentlemen of the American Jury
Robert Altmanís Secret Honor

The Bottom Shelf
weird Altman