Wednesday, September 13 2006
John Madden is the ultimate broadcaster, in spite of his occasionally nonsensical commentary. He and Al Michaels mesh better than anyone else in the game.
Friday, February 17 2006
As John Madden says, the film's central issue is 'validation', in emotional and familial, as well as mathematical and metaphorical, frameworks.
Friday, September 16 2005
And yet, for all the potential nuance in this knotting, the film leaves the sisters caught up in a familiar conflict.
Monday, September 16 2002
John Madden is a master narrator of a football game. Amid the grunting and groaning of the linemen, the staccato rhymes of the cheerleaders, and the screaming of thousands of fans, his commentary comes through with a clarity that gives shape and meaning to the sound and fury that plays out on our television sets.
Sunday, January 1 1995
What else could 'Captain Corelli's Mandolin' be, other than the frivolous and utterly forgettable movie that it is?"