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Friday, June 12 2009

Away We Go

Away We Go is breezy and summer-appropriate -- but its central couple still has problems.


Thursday, September 18 2008

Penelope

Penelope’s Otherness marginalizes her at the same time that it makes her a more exotic possession.


Sunday, March 2 2008

Penelope

Lemon's disillusionment and efforts to reclaim his reporter's cred grant Penelope something like a topical theme.


Monday, November 20 2006

For Your Consideration (2006)

Despite its comparatively strong plot and sharp satire, For Your Consideration seems less substantial than Guest's other films.


Thursday, October 26 2006

Tim Burtons The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

In a digital animation era, where cartoons are meticulously rendered, Nightmare plays the role of elder statesman.


Thursday, December 22 2005

Christmas With SCTV

If you need a reason to buy the Christmas disc, the answer is John Candy.


Thursday, June 23 2005

The Wool Cap (2004)

Though Gigot harbors no real affinity for the tenants, he can't tell them when he's annoyed or out of sorts due to his being mute.


Monday, March 7 2005

SCTV: Volume 3

SCTV: Volume 3 finds the show in the midst of its gonzo stride.


Wednesday, November 24 2004

SCTV Volume 2

The material shows how much the SCTV crew did not engage in either obvious parody or simple knee-jerk laughs.


Thursday, September 23 2004

SCTV Network/90: Volume 1

These were smart people who figured out a way to make sketch comedy work in a 90-minute format.


Heartburn (1986) (Reviews) [12.Jul.04]
A Mighty Wind (2003) (Reviews) [24.Apr.03]
Orange County (2002) (Reviews) [10.Jan.02]
Best in Show (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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