Wednesday, December 22 2010
Monday, July 19 2010
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
Tuesday, February 3 2009
Friday, October 17 2008
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
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
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.