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Wednesday, February 10 2010

Hungry Heart: Maggie Gyllenhaal

The most-recently Oscar-nominated Gyllenhaal talks about why Jeff Bridges is sexy at 60, the dangers of falling for the wrong person and why Sissy Spacek rules.

Thursday, November 12 2009

An Education: Carey Mulligan Comes of Age

Danish director Lone Scherfig spares audiences the trite clichés of a young woman's coming of age, directs a magnificent cast of actors, and defends her film against allegations of inappropriate sexuality.

Tuesday, April 28 2009

Summer of Same: July 2009

In a rare attempt at novelty, July jets along with only Harry Potter and the Ice Age crew sampling continuing series spoils. The rest provide unknown pleasures.

Thursday, March 26 2009


Coixet’s examination of age and the natural process of dying are refracted through a spectrum of cultures, ages, experiences and fears that are atypical of contemporary American films.

Tuesday, March 24 2009

Part 3: The Sixth Sense to Fight Club (August - October 1999)

Films that have left a lasting impression on their creators (M. Night Shyamalan, Sam Mendes, David Fincher) make up the majority of Part Three of our Films of 1999 overview.

Friday, November 9 2007

Today’s foreign wars are Hollywood hell

Thursday, October 25 2007

Hollywood becomes an unlikely - but effective - teacher

Friday, October 19 2007


Rendition is worried about torture. Specifically, it's worried about Americans torturing other people while saying they're not.

Wednesday, May 2 2007

Year of the Dog (2007)

Even as the film makes Peggy's life appear simple, the complexities she feels become clear in her responses to events that appear, at least at first, quite beyond her control.

Friday, January 27 2006

Flightplan (2005)

The contrast between Kyle's multiple layers of loss and the flurry of life that goes on without her is briefly compelling.

Jarhead (2005) (Reviews) [4.Nov.05]
Flightplan (2005) (Reviews) [23.Sep.05]
The Skeleton Key (2005) (Reviews) [12.Aug.05]
Kinsey (2004) (Reviews) [18.May.05]
Garden State (2004) (Reviews) [28.Dec.04]
Kinsey (2004) (Reviews) [19.Nov.04]
Garden State (2003) (Reviews) [22.Jul.04]
Shattered Glass (2003) (Reviews) [13.Nov.03]
Empire (2002) (Reviews) [5.Dec.02]
K-19 (2002) (Reviews) [18.Jul.02]
The Salton Sea (2002) (Reviews) [15.May.02]
The Center of the World (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Boys Don’t Cry (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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