Wednesday, December 15 2010
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
Nothing looks to be ongoing so much as Shrek, except maybe the other sequel machines huffing and puffing this summer.
Monday, April 30 2007
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.
Friday, April 7 2006
There's something disturbing about the recent proliferation of films with this 'save the inner city kids' motif.
Friday, October 28 2005
This opening action is acrobatic, the explosions thrilling, and the sword-fighting is sensationally swooshy.
Thursday, May 20 2004
Cute, confident, and utterly stylish in his feathered hat, Puss confronts Shrek and Donkey in the woods: 'Ha ha!'"
Tuesday, February 10 2004
If ever there was a filmmaker made for DVD commentaries, it is Robert Rodriguez.
Thursday, September 11 2003
'Are you a Mexican or a Mexi-cant!?'.
Thursday, November 7 2002
Rebecca Romijn-Stamos' central function is looking great and so, confounding various men around her.