Wednesday, January 7 2009
It's creepy (some of the time), kooky (all of the time) and altogether ooky.
Wednesday, September 3 2008
In Bones' fourth season premiere, Booth's unilateralism looks rather Jurassic even as it is all too familiar.
Tuesday, September 25 2007
It's this kind of story, so spectacularly excessive, yet taken by Bones and Co. with such perfect seriousness, that impels Bones into the realm of camp.
Tuesday, April 24 2007
The real mystery for me is why someone of the academic caliber of Reichs, who is also the creator and producer of the series, allows for such evident blunders and inaccuracies.
Monday, June 5 2006
In a Jerry Bruckheimer sports movie, truth and good intentions have little chance against formula.
Friday, January 13 2006
Includes all the usual tricks of the genre, from vintage soundtrack and heart-pounding court action to excellent performances and heartfelt lessons underlined by teary eyes in close-up.
Monday, September 19 2005
It's a weak TV-by-numbers show that makes no attempt to live up to the Temperance Brennan books, and it has a single scant hope of surviving the scheduler's cull.
Friday, February 4 2005
Tim's flashbacks ram through his consciousness and onto the movie screen with a sort of car-crash effect.