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Monday, September 8 2014

‘Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!’: Pornography and Love in the Eye of the Beholder

Almodóvar's shocking, NC-17 film makes us realize that pornography and love are only in the eye of the beholder.


Wednesday, December 15 2010

‘Shrek: The Whole Story’: Imagine What We Would Have Missed If We Just Left Him Alone

Several ogres. Four films. One Oscar. A few notable misfires mixed in just for good measure. At the end of the day, a visit to Far Far Away is far funnier (and far more emotional) than you might expect ...


Friday, May 18 2007

Acting legend Julie Andrews returns in Shrek the Third


Shrek the Third (2007)

Nothing looks to be ongoing so much as Shrek, except maybe the other sequel machines huffing and puffing this summer.


Monday, April 30 2007

Monkey Business (Part 1: May)

Talk about frontloading your approach. Each week in this first full month of patented popcorn movies finds another famous franchise icon making a major blockbuster bow. Only truly disastrous results from these guaranteed crowd-pleasers will keep the coffers from clogging with cash.


Thursday, April 6 2006

Take the Lead (2006)

There's something disturbing about the recent proliferation of films with this 'save the inner city kids' motif.


Friday, October 28 2005

The Legend of Zorro (2005)

This opening action is acrobatic, the explosions thrilling, and the sword-fighting is sensationally swooshy.


Thursday, May 20 2004

Shrek 2 (2004)

Cute, confident, and utterly stylish in his feathered hat, Puss confronts Shrek and Donkey in the woods: 'Ha ha!'"


Tuesday, February 10 2004

Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)

If ever there was a filmmaker made for DVD commentaries, it is Robert Rodriguez.


Thursday, September 11 2003

Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)

'Are you a Mexican or a Mexi-cant!?'.


Femme Fatale (2002) (Reviews) [7.Nov.02]
Frida (2002) (Reviews) [31.Oct.02]
Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002) (Reviews) [19.Sep.02]
Spy Kids (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Spy Kids (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Play it To The Bone (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Original Sin (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Crazy in Alabama (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Body (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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