Articles tagged michael rooker

29 Jun 2008 // 10:59 PM

Jumper

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

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14 Feb 2008 // 3:40 AM

Jumper

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

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Time Encapsulating: The Best DVDs of 2006

From solid single issues to amazingly complete film and television compilations, the works highlighted here argue for DVD's continued importance.

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31 Mar 2006 // 12:00 AM

Slither (2006)

The ensuing slimy onslaught combines and exacerbates conventions familiar from alien invasion and zombie movies, with a bit of David Cronenberg's body transmorphology as well.

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22 Aug 2002 // 1:00 AM

Undisputed (2002)

Masculinity, integrity, brutality: Walter Hill's usual themes.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

The 6th Day (2000)

Two Arnolds are too much by anyone’s count. I confess that just the thought of seeing Himself act with Hisotherself is enough to make

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Here on Earth (2000)

Kelley Morse (Chris Klein) is a familiar movie character, a prep school boy who has too much money and not enough attention from his father.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

The Bone Collector (1999)

The Bone Collector assumes you know the drill, the serial-killer-movie drill. It gives you most everything you need to know during the first four minutes, half of which take up the credits sequence (the credits themselves are, of course, hyper-scratchy and slashy-looking, very post-Seven stylish).

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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