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Thursday, August 5 2010

With ‘Selling Hitler’, You’ll Laught ‘til You Plotz

The hilarious British series, based on one of the most notorious forgeries of the 20th century, is now available on DVD


Wednesday, January 14 2009

OMG - The 20 Worst Films of 2008

There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!


Wednesday, December 24 2008

Bedtime Stories

Bedtime Stories lumbers, repeating plot points and jokes, meandering from scene to scene and seeming to forget where it was headed.


Friday, September 19 2008

Leatherheads (2008)


Thursday, September 11 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: December 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.


Leatherheads

Pleasant and clever, Leatherheads is not built for surprises.


Wednesday, June 20 2007

Part 4: Challenging Convention

As cinema went completely commercial, abandoning art for artifice, true aesthetic acumen was hard to come by. Luckily, for the movies included herein, it was their difference, as well as their diversity, that helped them stand out from the rest of the high concept hackwork.


Monday, May 28 2007

Future Shock: The Death of Serious Science Fiction

The serious Science Fiction film genre is dead or at least on cinematic life support. As the new millennial marches forward, and an omnipresent production paradigm that substitutes spectacle for smarts, futurist filmmaking is definitely gasping for breath.


Renaissance (2006) (Reviews) [29.Sep.06]
The Brothers Grimm (2005) (Reviews) [9.Jan.06]
The Brothers Grimm (2005) (Reviews) [26.Aug.05]
De-Lovely (2004) (Reviews) [26.Jan.05]
De-Lovely (2004) (Reviews) [2.Jul.04]
What a Girl Wants (2003) (Reviews) [11.Apr.03]
Bride of the Wind (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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