Tuesday, April 7 2009
Monday, April 6 2009
Thursday, February 19 2009
Tuesday, January 13 2009
Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.
Twenty talented ladies, 20 performances worthy of multiple little gold men. Unfortunately, as in all years, someone has to come out on top. But after looking over this impressive list, picking the preeminent turn of 2008 seems almost impossible.
Thursday, January 8 2009
Friday, December 19 2008
Friday, December 12 2008
Sister James (Amy Adams) embodies her historical moment, yearning to believe, adhering to tradition, and yet also inspired by a changing world.
Tuesday, March 1 2005
We are reminded that for most of history, doubt has been a moderating factor, allowing for a more cosmopolitan atmosphere.