Thursday, February 5 2009
California Dreamin' mostly observes a series of complicated personal interactions, its point helped along by Doiaru's speeches concerning the ongoing American failure even to try to comprehend the populations it invades, assimilates, abuses, and buys off.
Tuesday, January 13 2009
The Western meets the plantation melodrama, and neither genre survives the encounter.
Friday, November 2 2007
As much as American Gangster loves Frank's intelligence and charisma, it must also condemn his criminality.
Friday, October 14 2005
The boys also share a certain erotic/athletic appreciation of Brandon's body.
Sunday, January 1 1995
In 1519, Hernan Cortes sailed from Cuba, landed in Mexico and made his way to the Aztec capital.