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Friday, May 20 2011

Let the Golden Age Begin: Woody Allen’s Parisian Affair

Allen's Midnight in Paris redefines the traditional summer film, and redefines the auteur yet again...but don't call it a comeback!


Monday, April 27 2009

Summer of Same: June 2009

This month's "original" fare offers a take on a Sid and Marty Krofft classic, more battling seizure robots, and the retaking of '70s subway thriller. Everything old is new again.


Thursday, February 19 2009

This year’s Supporting Actor?


Thursday, February 12 2009

How Kate Winslet outdid herself to garner an Oscar nomination


Tuesday, January 27 2009

Obama & More Critical Commentary on Cultural Imperialism in 2008’s ‘The Day the Earth Stood Still’

The Day the Earth Stood Still was rich in contemporary and relevant social criticism despite the regurgitating an apocalypse narrative and re-hashing Keanu Reeves as another prophetic savior.


Thursday, January 22 2009

Clothes help Kathy Bates get in character


Thursday, January 15 2009

The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008

Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.


Tuesday, January 13 2009

Iconic - The Top 20 Male Performances of 2008

Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.


Tough and Tender - The Top 20 Female Performances of 2008

Twenty talented ladies, 20 performances worthy of multiple little gold men. Unfortunately, as in all years, someone has to come out on top. But after looking over this impressive list, picking the preeminent turn of 2008 seems almost impossible.


Revolutionary Road (Reviews) [24.Dec.08]
The Day the Earth Stood Still (Reviews) [12.Dec.08]
Talk, Talk, Talk: December 2008 (Features) [11.Sep.08]
Talk, Talk, Talk: September 2008 (Features) [8.Sep.08]
The Bombing of Bonneville (Columns) [5.Aug.08]
P.S. I Love You (Reviews) [20.Dec.07]
Titanic: 10th Anniversary Edition (Reviews) [13.Dec.07]
Kids’ DVDs: June 2007 (Features) [5.Jun.07]
Charlottes Web (2006) (Reviews) [14.Dec.06]
Little Black Book (2004) (Reviews) [5.Aug.04]
Love Liza (2002) (Reviews) [30.Jun.03]
Love Liza (2002) (Reviews) [9.Jan.03]
About Schmidt (2002) (Reviews) [13.Dec.02]
Dragonfly (2002) (Reviews) [21.Feb.02]
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