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Tuesday, April 29 2008

The Return of the Popcorn Circus: July 2008

And it just doesn't stop. If part two in this three-ring play was packed with well hyped product, July just keeps the receipt treats coming.


Thursday, March 15 2007

Raines

For all its good ideas, Raines is overwhelmed by Jeff Goldblum's characterization -- both familiar and strange.


Monday, November 29 2004

The Clearing (2004)

The kidnapping sets in motion a thriller that doubles as a character study, delving into Wayne and Eileen's strained marriage.


Friday, July 2 2004

The Clearing (2004)

As wealthy, world-weary Pittsburgh businessman Wayne Hayes, Robert Redford is typically low-key.


Monday, April 26 2004

Timeline (2003)

For a group of scientists, they are almost shockingly inattentive to details and to historical facts.


Thursday, December 4 2003

Timeline (2003)

Based on Michael Crichton's novel, Richard Donner's movie features a creaky father-son reconciliation story framed by a bizarre collision of Sci-Fi and Medieval Tymes.


Monday, October 6 2003

Lyon’s Den

Trades on the image of D.C. as a shadow-realm, characterized by backroom dealings and shifting loyalties.


Thursday, February 20 2003

The Life of David Gale (2003)

Only Clint Eastwood could have cooked up a more dramatic climax to an innocent-man-on-death-row plot, which he did, in True Crime.


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