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Tuesday, September 13 2011

Tainted Pasts: Pornography in ‘Meet Monica Velour’ and ‘The Girl Next Door’

Meet Monica Velour and The Girl Next Door demonstrate that mainstream representations of pornography, even in a society in which sex proliferates, are still surprisingly one-sided and inconsistent with counter-narratives offered by industry insiders themselves.

Wednesday, April 29 2009

Summer of Same: August 2009

With names like Tarantino, Lee, and Zombie, the final month of the season pulls out all the film geek stops. Still, the only guarantee is familiarity, not freshness.

Monday, February 23 2009

Backstage at the Oscars: ‘Milk’ screenwriter speaks out

Thursday, February 19 2009

This year’s Supporting Actor?

Thursday, January 15 2009

The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008

Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.

Tuesday, January 13 2009

Iconic - The Top 20 Male Performances of 2008

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.

Wednesday, November 26 2008

‘Milk’ exposes paradox for screen’s leading men


Milk urges optimism and action, even as it also recalls the loss of its charismatic subject.

Talk, Talk, Talk: December 2008 (Features) [11.Sep.08]
Speed Racer (Reviews) [9.May.08]
Into the Wild (Reviews) [4.Mar.08]
Into the Wild (Reviews) [21.Sep.07]
Z-Boys, Cool Losers (Columns) [12.Jun.07]
Alpha Dog (2006) (Reviews) [12.Jan.07]
Lords of Dogtown (2005) (Reviews) [3.Jun.05]
Imaginary Heroes (2004) (Reviews) [4.Mar.05]
The Girl Next Door (2004) (Reviews) [8.Apr.04]
The Emperor’s Club (2002) (Reviews) [29.Nov.02]
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