Sunday, March 22 2009
The first part of PopMatters' look back at the films of 1999 is bookended by the long awaited return of two cinematic auteurs of wildly different styles, Terrence Malick and George Lucas.
Tuesday, November 21 2006
The movie's leap from contemporary coppish thriller into science fiction is initially jarring.
Friday, November 3 2006
One or two resist their designations: Bound Man doesn't want to be bound, Broken Nose resents that mishap.
Monday, August 30 2004
The sympathetic viewers are hard to watch, as Mary and Mary Magdalene repeatedly collapse against one another, trembling.
Thursday, February 26 2004
This problem of truth -- how it might be defined, known, or told -- underlies most all of Mel Gibson's film.
Thursday, April 4 2002
'High Crimes' is a movie starring Ashley Judd whom someone has determined is the ideal Flinty Woman in Danger.
Thursday, January 24 2002
It's exceedingly good to see Luis Guzmán looking so vibrantly out of place in Kevin Reynolds' 'The Count of Monte Cristo'.
Sunday, January 1 1995
Given Frequency's premise -- a son talks to his father who's been dead for 30 years via the old family HAM radio -- I didn't have much hope that the film would be good.