Wednesday, March 11 2009
The seemingly smutty and initially baffling title is the collective moniker for a series of Amnesty International benefit concerts, held in London.
Sunday, February 15 2009
Cleese seems to be well aware of his pandering, as he plays a caricature of himself.
Tuesday, January 27 2009
The Day the Earth Stood Still was rich in contemporary and relevant social criticism despite the regurgitating an apocalypse narrative and re-hashing Keanu Reeves as another prophetic savior.
Friday, December 12 2008
On its face, casting Keanu Reeves as Klaatu, that most thoughtful visitor from another planet, seems inspired. Or maybe just obvious.
Tuesday, November 25 2008
The Python legacy is like the Python treatment of death: vast, ridiculous, constant.
Friday, September 19 2008
Igor fences Eva into a very old-fashioned position: literally a man’s creation, she helps to "civilize" the all-male society.
Thursday, September 11 2008
Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.
Monday, September 8 2008
From wars both past and present to a number of nail-biting thrillers, September is sizing up as a potentially profitable one.
Monday, October 8 2007
TV was at a standstill. On one side -- the status quo. On the other -- the innovators from outside the mainstream. Guess who ended up winning the 'classics’ argument?
Thursday, July 5 2007
Is there a rule that decrees all movie-based games be mediocre?