Articles tagged max thieriot

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

Kit Kittredge is, as her movie and doll-line assert, An American Girl, and so she'll need to face up to her national history, embrace her responsibility, and learn a useful life lesson to boot.

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29 Jun 2008 // 9:59 PM


Brashness and arrogance, and absolutely none of the consequences of either.

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14 Feb 2008 // 2:40 AM


The Chechnyan backdrop reminds you yet again of the utter inconsequence of Jumper.

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15 Jun 2007 // 2:55 AM

Times change, but Nancy Drew has lost none of her appeal

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.—River Heights, fancy frocks and a gleaming blue roadster—the very words conjure up images of days gone by, when Nancy Drew

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15 Jun 2007 // 1:30 AM

Nancy Drew

Though she drives a car and looks after her dad, Nancy is an oddly immature teenager, not so much out of time as she is terminally straight.

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Monkey Business (Part 2: June)

Apparently, as the sun's strongest rays finally settle over the movie going public, sequels are the remedy to cool down an overheated demographic. This month alone holds five examples of such redux refreshment. The rest of the choices are a variety pack of genres, ideas and possibilities.

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28 Jun 2005 // 12:00 AM

The Pacifier (2004)

To convince Brad Garrett to wear a wrestling singlet, director Adam Shankman reminded him that 'Dignity is trumped by funny.'"

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4 Mar 2005 // 12:00 AM

The Pacifier (2005)

The image of the kids holding their noses suggests something about the state of Diesel's career, looking quite stalled.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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