Articles tagged john ortiz

7 Apr 2009 // 4:03 AM

Furious over ‘Fast’ success

Excuse me while I pull my jaw off the floor. Last weekend “Fast & Furious” revved into the nation’s megaplexes, zooming off with more

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3 Apr 2009 // 2:30 AM

Fast & Furious

Fast & Furious is everything it sounds like: crass, unoriginal, and mostly tiresome.

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Two Lovers: All Your Choices Are Bad Ones

What James Gray bravely does in Two Lovers is return the idea of pain, and the threat of bad decisions, to the American film romance.

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Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem

These decent but emotionally stunted guys probably aren't the team you'd wish for, headed into a battle with all-powerful eight-foot-high monsters from another world, but in Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem, they'll have to do.

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3 Aug 2007 // 2:29 AM

El Cantante

The biopic formula overtakes historical details and even director Leon Ichaso's signature impressionism, with an awkward and unsurprising result.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

The Job


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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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