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Wednesday, December 22 2010

The Year in Music: March 2010

Monday, July 19 2010

‘The Runaways’: Coming of Age in Pre-Punk, Glam Rock ‘70s Los Angeles

The Runaways isn't the faithfully detailed documentary biopic many fans were hoping it would be, but it's still a pretty spectacular rock 'n' roll story.

Friday, February 6 2009


Too much explanation, of the sort Cassie is inclined to provide, only slows down the nonsense Push is pushing.


The other mother in Coraline is mother-love gone berserk, all-consuming and self-serving.

Thursday, February 5 2009

‘Push’ Lacks Energy, Excitement

Tuesday, February 3 2009

‘Coraline’ is a Classic

Friday, October 17 2008

The Secret Life of Bees

May's wailing wall appears repeatedly in Gina Prince-Blythewood's The Secret Life of Bees, each time an invitation to reflect, to remember what was and hope for what might be.

Sunday, October 12 2008

The Secret Life of Bees

What could have been a brave film turned out lukewarm, lost in its own self-importance, stripped of its feminist overtones and watered down for mass consumption.

Tuesday, September 9 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: October 2008

What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.

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Charlottes Web (2006) (Reviews) [14.Dec.06]
War of the Worlds (2005) (Reviews) [1.Jul.05]
Hide and Seek (2005) (Reviews) [28.Jan.05]
Man on Fire (2004) (Reviews) [15.Sep.04]
Man on Fire (2004) (Reviews) [23.Apr.04]
Uptown Girls (2003) (Reviews) [14.Aug.03]
Trapped (2002) (Reviews) [9.Jan.03]
Trapped (2002) (Reviews) [26.Sep.02]
I Am Sam (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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