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Wednesday, March 11 2015

‘Whiplash’ Isn’t Merely a Vehicle for J.K. Simmons

Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons turn music performance into a battle of espionage and counter-espionage under cover of darkness.

Monday, June 8 2009

The Closer: Season Five Premiere

As The Closer evolves both formally and thematically, Brenda and her team are forced to reflect on their own assumptions and actions.

Sunday, March 22 2009

Q&A with Paul Rudd and John Hamburg of ‘I Love You, Man’

I Love You, Man

I Love You, Man is a buddy flick worked out as a chick flick, complete with makeovers, bonding montages, a break-up and make-up.

Friday, January 30 2009

New in Town

New in Town subjects Lucy (Renée Zellweger) to a series of life-changing revelations, most stemming from a reductive big city/small town dichotomy.

Monday, January 26 2009

The Closer: Season Four Return

The fourth season return of The Closer finds fresh ways to mine the tensions between work and private life endured by LAPD Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick).

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.

Sunday, December 21 2008

Burn After Reading (2008)

Burn After Reading (Reviews) [12.Sep.08]
Talk, Talk, Talk: September 2008 (Features) [8.Sep.08]
The Closer (Reviews) [20.Jul.08]
Juno (Reviews) [13.Apr.08]
‘Juno’ grows and grows (News) [17.Jan.08]
Juno (Reviews) [5.Dec.07]
The Closer (Reviews) [18.Jun.07]
oFirst Snow (2006) (Reviews) [3.Apr.07]
Net-Works: The Best TV of 2006 (Features) [10.Jan.07]
Thank You for Smoking (2005) (Reviews) [13.Dec.06]
Thank You for Smoking (2005) (Reviews) [16.Mar.06]
The Closer (Reviews) [13.Jul.05]
Off the Map (2003) (Reviews) [18.Mar.05]
Spider-Man 2 (2004) (Reviews) [13.Dec.04]
The Ladykillers (2004) (Reviews) [8.Sep.04]
Hidalgo (2004) (Reviews) [9.Aug.04]
Spider-Man 2 (2004) (Reviews) [2.Jul.04]
The Ladykillers (2004) (Reviews) [26.Mar.04]
Hidalgo (2004) (Reviews) [4.Mar.04]
Spider-Man (2002) (Reviews) [2.May.02]
Autumn in New York (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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