Articles tagged hilary swank

Wednesday, August 24 2011

West Coast Sound: Is Disney Victim to the “Decision Illusion”?

Is Disney's decision to let go of its subsidiary Marvel's entire West Coast marketing team a sound one? The question is certainly nowhere near as interesting as what this decision signals about the entertainment industry as a whole.


Thursday, August 4 2011

The Story of a Woman on the Morning of a War

Shrapnel: Aristeia Rising is a rich and complex work teasing out the personal price paid by soldiers set on the stage of grand ideological battles for liberty and against the backdrop of deep drama of military tactics. There couldn't be a better choice than Hilary Swank for the just-announced upcoming movie.


Monday, November 16 2009

East to the Dawn: The Life of Amelia Earhart by Susan Butler

Butler's book illustrates the fact that Amelia Earhart became the embodiment of adventurous spirit because she was such a formidable force.


Tuesday, March 24 2009

Part 3: The Sixth Sense to Fight Club (August - October 1999)

Films that have left a lasting impression on their creators (M. Night Shyamalan, Sam Mendes, David Fincher) make up the majority of Part Three of our Films of 1999 overview.


Thursday, December 20 2007

P.S. I Love You

For all his plain-speaking, down-homey affect, Harry Connick, Jr. remains something of a mystery.


Tuesday, December 18 2007

`P.S. I Love You’ star Hilary Swank is still in fighting trim


Sunday, April 22 2007

Freedom Writers (2007)

A sweet, well-intended film about the power of teachers and how the right motivation can inspire just about any student.


Thursday, April 5 2007

The Reaping (2007)

Ben more or less embodies The Reaping's pretended argument between Christian belief and skepticism.


Friday, January 5 2007

Freedom Writers (2007)

Corny and contrived, Freedom Writers also argues for listening to teenagers. That alone makes it strange and even a little wonderful.


The Black Dahlia (2006) (Reviews) [15.Sep.06]
Million Dollar Baby (2004) (Reviews) [17.Dec.04]
The Core (2003) (Reviews) [9.Sep.03]
The Core (2003) (Reviews) [28.Mar.03]
Insomnia (2002) (Reviews) [23.May.02]
The Gift (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Boys Don’t Cry (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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