Monday, December 3 2007
Though Awake makes a vague case against playing god in the operating room, it also argues for other sorts of manipulations, none convincing.
Monday, April 24 2006
This would be the cleaned-up, wearisome, supposedly romantic version of the notorious Casanova.
Friday, January 6 2006
Gaudy and giddy, this Casanova is full of energy but also strangely limp.
Tuesday, April 26 2005
Ooky ambiguity is one thing. Incoherence is another.
Wednesday, September 8 2004
Leland meets a teacher who's been tending to young hard cases for too long.
Thursday, April 1 2004
Leland will come to be instructive and redemptive for others, just as he has tried to find instruction and redemption in others.
Tuesday, October 7 2003
My intention was to make a picture that on one level was a genre movie, summer movie, kind of a cop movie, whatever that genre is, and at the same time, to serve different gods.
Thursday, June 19 2003
Short version: Joe's hardheaded and eats cheeseburgers, K.C.'s into fluidity and bean sprouts.
Thursday, February 21 2002
In 'Queen of the Damned', there's something more than a little obvious about the vampire Lestat as goth rock superstar.