Friday, October 10 2008
We should feel better, Starter Wife implies, about our own small lives by knowing the privileged lead lives far more painful and scandalous than even TMZ could report.
Wednesday, April 23 2008
This is a solid throwback to an era where the scope and poetry of the eloquent imagery were the only things that mattered.
Wednesday, April 18 2007
Marie Antoinette's veneer is so impregnably varnished, so buffed to such an imposing sheen, that any attempt at critical ingress either bounces off of or slides down its glossy façade.
Friday, October 20 2006
A girl made queen by the peculiar forces of 18th-century statecraft, Marie is by turns amused, alarmed, and pissed off, mercurial and imperious as only a teenager can be.
Sunday, September 17 2006
A well-meaning and well-done story of one woman's crusade against an unjust practice.
Friday, June 2 2006
For all that goes wrong with The Break-Up, the most compelling question it raises has to do with the state of the romantic comedy.
Wednesday, January 16 2002