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My Lunch with the 'God of Story'

We caught up with screenwriting guru Robert McKee, whose new book, 'Dialogue,' proves he should be required reading for storytellers of any kind.
River Donaghey
10.4.16
Design

The Real ‘Mad Men’ of the 60s Come to Life in a Short Documentary

“The copywriting was very ordinary, straightforward, offhand; it spoke like a New Yorker at the racetrack.”
Diana Shi
9.4.16
Film

First and Final Frames: TV's New Golden Age

From 'The Sopranos' and 'Twin Peaks,' to 'Mad Men' and 'Breaking Bad,' here's how the internet's favorite shows began and ended.
Beckett Mufson
4.9.16
The Crown and Sceptre Issue

Why Sexy Ads Don't Work

Ads featuring girls in bikinis aren't as effective as you'd think.
Emerson Rosenthal
11.2.15
Art

Decorate Your Walls with Art from the Set of 'Mad Men'

Now your place can look as tasteful as Roger Sterling's office.
Annie Armstrong
8.3.15
Stuff

Six Unbelievable Easter Eggs from Last Night's 'Mad Men' Finale

The episode was so understated that you may have missed these mind-blowing Easter eggs that Weiner put in for serious fans.
Lincoln Michel
5.19.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jon Hamm Has a Spinoff Idea Where Sally Draper Becomes the Female Forrest Gump

He called it 'Sally Through the Decades.'
Gregory Loken
5.18.15
Stuff

Betty Draper Will Soon Be Set Free

It turns out that the much-maligned housewife is one of the most complete characters on "Mad Men."
Michael Nordine
5.17.15
Stuff

What I Learned from Watching 'Mad Men'

A character-by-character rundown of what we've learned from the first seven seasons.
Kim Winternheimer
4.5.15
Film

New Exhibition Turns the 'Mad Men' Writers Room into Art

See where the ideas behind your favorite episodes were born at the Museum of the Moving Image exhibition, 'Matthew Weiner's Mad Men.'
Beckett Mufson
3.10.15
the real

The Real 'Mad Men'?

George Lois, who helped create legendary ad campaigns during the Creative Revolution, is sometimes referred to as the inspiration for Don Draper.
VICE Staff
2.19.15
Travel

Letter from the Chateau Marmont

When we recently stayed at the Chateau we brought our friends Carol and Tony to the lobby. At the table next to ours, two round-bellied men in their 40s, dressed like they’d just come from a baseball game, were gossiping about the movies they were...
Amie Barrodale
6.18.14
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