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Thursday, November 18 2010

Politicking with ‘Made in Dagenham’‘s Miranda Richardson

Miranda Richardson discusses this season's premiere feminism-themed film about the real-life strike at the UK Ford plant that challenged and changed British laws on equal pay. Just how far have we come since 1968 in the fight for gender equality in the workplace?


Monday, January 11 2010

The Thinking Man’s Man-Candy: Nicholas Hoult in ‘A Single Man’

Young British actor Nicholas Hoult, at 20, has already been acting for 17 years. Currently, in A Single Man, he is romancing Colin Firth. Hoult recently spoke about being an object of desire, growing up on film sets and the multitude of amazing actresses with whom he has shared the screen.


Wednesday, March 25 2009

Part 4: All About My Mother to Sleepy Hollow (October - November 1999)

Outsiders and oddballs make up Part Four's formidable filmmakers, an idiosyncratic collection of dreamers and visionaries.


Sunday, March 1 2009

Woolf at the Door

Both Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway and Michael Cunningham's The Hours offer an illuminating look at the choices we make, the roles we play, and the hours that hinge our lives together.


Wednesday, January 16 2008

Accepting the Blame: The Top Guilty Pleasures of 2007

PopMatters proffers its collection of 2007's most notable defective faves. And it's okay to laugh. After all, we'd probably do the same to you and your uncomfortable fixations as well.


Tuesday, November 13 2007

Southland Tales

The very incoherence of Southland Tales is something like an argument, its many pieces and pronouncements a deconstructive challenge to world order.


Monday, November 12 2007

For rapper/actor Ludacris, giving back is a major role


Sunday, November 11 2007

Fred Claus

What is Ludacris doing in this movie?


Wednesday, May 16 2007

“Asian mom torches spouse!“Provoked (2006)

By offsetting Women in Cages-style throw-downs with Malcolm X-like uplift, it is simultaneously strange and familiar, inspiring and annoying.


Monday, December 18 2006

Wah-Wah (2005)

The genuinely cinematic moments in Wah-Wah are few and far between, and are generally courtesy of the skillful performances.


The Phantom of the Opera (2004) (Reviews) [22.Dec.04]
The Prince & Me (2004) (Reviews) [9.Aug.04]
Spider (2002) (Reviews) [28.Jul.03]
The Hours (2002) (Reviews) [14.Jul.03]
Spider (2002) (Reviews) [28.Feb.03]
The Hours (2002) (Reviews) [16.Jan.03]
Sleepy Hollow (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Chicken Run (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Chicken Run (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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