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Wednesday, January 16 2008

Accepting the Blame: The Top Guilty Pleasures of 2007

PopMatters proffers its collection of 2007's most notable defective faves. And it's okay to laugh. After all, we'd probably do the same to you and your uncomfortable fixations as well.


Tuesday, November 13 2007

Southland Tales

The very incoherence of Southland Tales is something like an argument, its many pieces and pronouncements a deconstructive challenge to world order.


Tuesday, March 20 2007

NewsRadio - The Complete Fifth Season

There must be some kind of NewsRadio curse that keeps its actors from ever turning in a comedic performance better than the ones on this show.


Sunday, October 29 2006

Yeah, stand-up’s the ticket: Jon Lovitz hits the comedy circuit


Friday, April 14 2006

The Benchwarmers (2006)

It's a shame that tee-heeing at gayness couldn't be jettisoned for the kids, rather than re-emphasized.


Friday, December 23 2005

The Producers (2005)

No one can be wholly ruined in a big fat sardonic musical, a form demanding grandeur, gaucheness, and above all, giddy delights. Unfortunately, this movie musical rather forgets the movie part.


Monday, November 8 2004

The Stepford Wives (2004)

Director Frank Oz asserts, 'There is no such a thing as Stepford. Stepford is in the mind.'"


Thursday, June 17 2004

The Stepford Wives (2004)

Joanna's paucity of spirit is odiously illustrated during the first five minutes of The Stepford Wives.


Monday, February 23 2004

The Critic: The Complete Series

Jon Lovitz's alter ego allows for his two biggest strengths as a performer: sarcasm and ironic overacting.


Thursday, September 4 2003

Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)

David Spade movies are pathetic by definition.


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