Wednesday, April 8 2009
Gaffigan does nearly 15-minute riffs on bacon, and its hilarious.
Monday, June 23 2008
Not ground-breaking television by any stretch of the imagination, but breezy and pleasant.
Tuesday, November 28 2006
The sports metaphors are laid out as if for beginners, but Jordana Spiro is both charismatic and accommodating, good on her own and in a group.
Thursday, September 7 2006
This 9/11 film is subtle to a fault; this is a quality you may not expect in a film from Danny Leiner, master of the vehicular stoner comedy.
Wednesday, August 16 2006
Lack of understanding will be a sort of theme for Danny Leiner's film, uneven but full of rewarding subtleties.
Sunday, January 1 1995
Christine Baranski delivers one-liners so fast the audience barely knows what hit them. More importantly, she adds shading to what could potentially be a one-dimensional character.
CBS probably wanted it clear from the start that The Ellen Show, unlike Degeneres' previous series, is not a 'lesbian show,' but a show in which the main character just happens to be a lesbian -- an uneasy and unclear difference to be sure.