Monday, April 27 2009
Smartly written, cleverly constructed, and frantically paced, this is an old school thriller.
Tuesday, January 13 2009
Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.
Twenty talented ladies, 20 performances worthy of multiple little gold men. Unfortunately, as in all years, someone has to come out on top. But after looking over this impressive list, picking the preeminent turn of 2008 seems almost impossible.
Wednesday, May 30 2007
A film so inert that the movie itself is little more than a series of stills.
Thursday, December 26 2002
Steven Spielberg's zippy new film is about the kind of 'truth' that might only be apprehended in its telling.
Sunday, January 1 1995
Rather, it only suggests that when something beautiful comes your way, you should hold onto it for as long as you're able.