Tuesday, January 8 2008
From the most sweetly nuanced performance of Jennifer Jason Leigh's career to Cate Blanchett's revelatory portrayal of Bob Dylan in I'm Not There, the women of 2007 were stellar.
Wednesday, May 9 2007
Both careful and contrived, Away from Her paints marriage as a series of losses, fulfillments, and compromises, infinitely rewarding and painful.
Monday, December 4 2006
3 Needles' point is well taken, even if its melodrama is underwhelming.
Thursday, September 7 2006
This 9/11 film is subtle to a fault; this is a quality you may not expect in a film from Danny Leiner, master of the vehicular stoner comedy.
Wednesday, August 16 2006
Lack of understanding will be a sort of theme for Danny Leiner's film, uneven but full of rewarding subtleties.
Wednesday, February 2 2005
Its handheld verité style pulls viewers uncomfortably close to this band of humans struggling to survive their surroundings, as well as each other.