Monday, March 23 2009
Unlike films that provide insights into an agricultural practice while telling a story, this is about everything but wine.
Thursday, August 28 2008
As the saying (sort of) goes, what happens in Vegas should stay in Vegas -- so, too with this film.
Friday, August 15 2008
The international competition serves as backdrop for a cloying tale of underdogs inspired by rather sudden patriotic fervor.
Friday, May 9 2008
In What Happens in Vegas, Joy and Jack are fated to fall in lazy-movie-love.
Sunday, April 27 2008
In the first act of this four-part production, Tinsel Town decides to do some unbelievable front loading. Will there be room for independent offerings, or former HBO carnal comedy divas? Who knows? Without a doubt, it's an interesting way to start the season.
Monday, March 24 2008
Werner Herzog plays The German. In another movie, this might be all you need to know.
Thursday, October 18 2007
An alcoholic hit man is sent to San Francisco by his “family” to achieve sobriety. You Kill Me is another “mobster in therapy” movie, but with a fresh perspective.
Sunday, June 24 2007
While he's largely unsocialized, having spent so much time alone, murdering people, and, lately, drinking, Frank does evince a weird charm.
Thursday, February 17 2005
Sonnenfeld keeps all of this under two hours by cutting the movie at a dazzling clip. The film moves like Travolta, quickly and with style.
Monday, January 17 2005
Bo stalks the paparazzi with an obsessiveness that trumps their stalking of him -- but it's okay, because he's defending his family.