Articles tagged aunjanue ellis

17 Feb 2006 // 1:00 AM

Freedomland (2006)

The new Samuel L. Jackson and Julianne Moore thriller is full of hauntings, institutional and personal.

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11 Jan 2006 // 1:00 AM

E-Ring

Hopper plays McNulty with all kinds of pro-military gusto, though he's perpetually pissed off at the administration, because civilians tend to miss points and tactics.

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21 Sep 2005 // 1:00 AM

E-Ring

No one else could make this dialogue sound like poetry quite like Dennis Hopper, so misfitted for his role as a Pentagon Colonel that he seems perversely perfect.

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29 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

Ray (2004)

Repeatedly, Ray collapses lore and desire into metaphorical, emotional, and narrative economy, occasioned by a groundbreaking song.

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MDs

15 Oct 2002 // 1:00 AM

MDs

While the two MDs modeled on Pierce and McIntyre lovingly call their hospital 'the Mish' and claim to help those exploited by HMOs, the show mostly focuses on wealthy white doctors and administrators.

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18 Jul 2002 // 1:00 AM

Lovely & Amazing (2002)

Even as the girls in Holofcener's world have their own problems, they provide acutely recognizable reflections.

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31 May 2002 // 1:00 AM

Undercover Brother (2002)

Peppered with Chappellian hilarities (and the man can riff), it is more like Austin Powers than a hard-hitting satire, minus Mike Meyers' mania, plus Lee's deft direction and Griffin's own brand of energy.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Men of Honor (2000)

Men of Honor opens with a scene that sets up many of its themes and interests, not the least of which is the introduction of

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The Caveman’s Valentine (2001)

Despite and sometimes because of its unevenness, the film conveys the delusions of daily existence with fierce poetry.

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