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Wednesday, August 4 2010

The Lady in Blue: Patricia Clarkson Romances Cairo

Moving stealthily between gigs in indies and studio films for more than a decade now, Clarkson talks to PopMatters about her newest challenge: top-lining her first-ever romantic lead in IFC's Cairo Time.


Friday, July 25 2008

Doomsday: Unrated (2008)


Monday, March 17 2008

Doomsday

If there's a single image worth contemplating in Doomsday, it's Eden's strapping lats and shoulders.


Sunday, April 8 2007

The Nativity Story (2006)

Unlike the story from which it derives, there is no "oomph". There is no sense of danger. There is no excitement.


Monday, January 22 2007

24: Day Six

As 24's sixth day takes shape, it looks as though moral certainty isn't what it used to be.


Friday, December 1 2006

The Nativity Story (2006)

When word of Catherine Hardwicke's attachment to The Nativity Story first surfaced, the possibilities swirled: what if the film reimagined the about-14-year-old Mary as a recognizable teenager?


Monday, June 19 2006

Syriana (2005)

If you come away with nothing else from Syriana, it's that this concept -- winning -- is an illusion, at least in any sort of long run.


Wednesday, November 23 2005

Syriana (2005)

This Middle Eastern spy thriller is complex and earnest, a film that repays close attention.


Sunday, January 1 1995

Vertical Limit (2000)

Forces of nature make for excellent movie villains. Twisters, storms at sea, icebergs, earthquakes, wild rivers full of snakes, volcanoes -- they're all big, bad, easily recognizable bullies, mainly because, by definition, they never pick on anyone their own size.


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