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Sunday, January 1 1995

Adios Muchachos by Daniel Chavarría

Place 'Adios Muchachos' alongside the work of John D. MacDonald, Carl Hiassen, and a good deal of Elmore Leonard, and it'll fit right in with those masters of incongruously sunny, quirky capers.


American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman has fashioned a new myth about modern Americans, a plot constructed of fragments of ancient tales woven into an original and vital drama... 'American Gods' is both complex enough to warrant serious critical analysis, yet with a stylistic simplicity and lightning-fast pace that will engross any reader.


Among the Bears:  Raising Orphan Cubs in the Wild by Benjamin Kilham and Ed Gray

The more new suburbanites and recreators understand the critters they share the world with, the better off all will be, humans and wild things alike. But armed with little more biology than what was required to get into medical school and Disney's disgusting diet of pabulum romanticism, educating the new suburbanite is an up hill battle.


American Muslims: The New Generation by Asma Gull Hasan

It is a persuasive argument, an essay of sorts, explaining the fundamental compatibility of Islamic beliefs with those of Christianity.


The Anime Encyclopedia, A Guide to Japanese Animation Since 1917 by Jonathan Clements and Helen McCa

Then there's the one about the teenagers who get involved in corruption on a grand scale when one of them is slipped a computer disk in a Shinjuku club by someone whose life is just about to be terminated.


Americana and Other Poems by John Updike

Updike's writing and vocabulary place him in rarified air with few peers. In verse, that talent and intellect are featured in what is perhaps their best arena, a place where his razor sharp wit, keen observational eye, and precise writing shine the brightest.


Zoolander (2001)

Zoolander's parody of the fashion industry is a pretty pointless endeavor, for the simple fact that ultimately, it parodies itself.


Y Tu Mamá También (2002)

Y Tu Mamá También is all about how we shape the details of living, despite and because of this risk.


Yi Yi (A One and a Two) (2000)

With 'Yi Yi', Edward Yang accomplishes what so few films (U.S.-made, in particular) even strive to do: present an earnest depiction of familial relations.


You Can Count on Me (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Yards (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
X-Men (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
X (1996/2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking the Dead (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Where the Heart Is (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wonder Boys (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Woman on Top (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Wisdom of Crocodiles (1998) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Wedding Planner (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Way of the Gun (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
When Brendan Met Trudy (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Watcher (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wonder Boys (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Watcher (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking Life (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Woman on Top (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Whole Nine Yards (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Where the Money Is (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
What Women Want (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
What’s Cooking? (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wendigo (2002) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
What Lies Beneath (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Wood (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wild Strawberries (1957/2002) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wildflowers (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking the Dead (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking Life (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The World Is Not Enough (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Whole Nine Yards (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Whipped (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wet Hot American Summer (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Vertical Limit (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Va Savoir (Who Knows?) (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Venus beaute (institut) (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Valentine (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Virgin Suicides (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Virgin Suicides (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Visit (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Unbreakable (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Under Suspicion (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Up at the Villa (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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