Monday, October 10 2011
Sunday, September 18 2011
With so many characters shoved in, it's no surprise that only a select few have any emotional lift. That said, the ones that do -- especially the ones played by Michael Fassbender -- prove to be powerfully intriguing.
Thursday, April 23 2009
Friday, March 20 2009
The focus of Hunger is emphatically the death of Bobby Sands, specifically, what happens to his body, viewed from a tragic outside and, to an imaginative extent, a determined inside.
Wednesday, February 11 2009
Saturday, December 6 2008
Sunday, August 12 2007
300's penchant for drama and exaggeration is proof that a far-reaching vision and hyperbole can come together to tell a much better story than one based purely on historical facts.
Wednesday, June 13 2007
The earnestness of 300 assaults reality so effectively that it ends up destroying myth.
Sunday, June 3 2007
Hex is more than just raging hormones and gothic clichés.