Tuesday, March 24 2009
Wednesday, January 14 2009
There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!
Friday, December 5 2008
The premise is so awful it veers toward sublime: the angry white guy kills everyone.
Thursday, December 4 2008
Thursday, September 11 2008
Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.
Friday, February 4 2005
The film presents an idiosyncratic vision of Fanon's lifelong struggle, as a colonized subject seeking freedom of thought and identity.
Wednesday, January 26 2005
The monsters are functions of the franchise, but also vaguely resistant, less transparent than they seem.
Wednesday, September 8 2004
Resident Evil opens at a moment that might be best described as mid-psychosis, that is, the titular evil is overtaking the 'residence'.
Friday, August 27 2004
King of the video game movies, director Paul W.S. Anderson continues to meet and resist expectations with his latest, Alien vs. Predator.
Monday, June 9 2003
Keen Eddie is breezy summer fun: fast-paced, quirky, and, a rarity in summer TV, intelligent.