Saturday, January 27 2007
Thursday, December 21 2006
Poetic and pained, Letters from Iwo Jima is a war movie about loss and, almost worse, the anticipation of loss.
Friday, December 9 2005
The fact of Sayuri's stunning blue eyes only underlines the film's refusal to engage with the hardships geishas endure as a matter of course. She is 'special', she is treasured, she is property.
Thursday, December 4 2003
It's a grand vehicle, with horses, martial arts, and vast armies, not to mention Tom Cruise's shiny shoulder-length hair flowing just right.