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Monday, March 23 2009

Part 2: The Virgin Suicides to The Blair Witch Project (May - August 1999)

In Part Two of our look at the most memorable films of 1999, we experience music, foul-mouthed mayhem, and a late, great auteur's final cinematic statement.


Monday, October 13 2008

Cinema Qua Non - Indispensable DVDs: Part 2

Day Two - A demanding Decalogue overflowing with everything: from fascinating international fare, misbegotten masterworks, some out of the blue bafflers, and that seminal show about “nothing”.


Tuesday, April 29 2008

Shark

Shark's return is boosted by the specter of Jimmy Woods and Michael Rooker locked in a stare-down, as they display their weird-and-creepy chops.


Wednesday, June 13 2007

The Lisbon Bunch

Purposefully ending one's life is often seen as a last act of personal desperation. But in Jefferey Eugenides' poignant, bewitching novel, it may actually be a form of salvation.


Friday, June 8 2007

Surfs Up (2007)

Surf's Up offers nuanced and energetic penguins, as well as top-notch CGI.


Tuesday, May 1 2007

Monkey Business (Part 2: June)

Apparently, as the sun's strongest rays finally settle over the movie going public, sequels are the remedy to cool down an overheated demographic. This month alone holds five examples of such redux refreshment. The rest of the choices are a variety pack of genres, ideas and possibilities.


Thursday, September 21 2006

Shark (CBS)

Shark opens on James Woods. This is right, for he is the reason to watch.


Thursday, July 24 2003

Northfork (2003)

Challenges U.S. myths of enduring national identity, corporate good will, and westward-ho expansions.


Thursday, July 18 2002

Stuart Little 2 (2002)

With all the incessant action, 'SL2' feels like it's trying to be bigger than it is.


Thursday, February 14 2002

John Q (2002)

After 'Collateral Damage', you might imagine that most every aggrieved father cliché has been unturned. But no. Here comes 'John Q'.


The Virgin Suicides (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Virgin Suicides (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
True Crime (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Scary Movie 2 (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Riding in Cars With Boys (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Recess: School’s Out (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The General’s Daughter (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Another Day in Paradise (1998) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Any Given Sunday (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Any Given Sunday (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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