Friday, February 20 2009
Fired Up! is the worst of its kind: a cheap imitation of much better films, a 90-minute dirty joke with no punch line.
Thursday, October 18 2007
An alcoholic hit man is sent to San Francisco by his “family” to achieve sobriety. You Kill Me is another “mobster in therapy” movie, but with a fresh perspective.
Monday, June 25 2007
While he's largely unsocialized, having spent so much time alone, murdering people, and, lately, drinking, Frank does evince a weird charm.
Tuesday, May 8 2007
As a first-season comedy, this showed flashes of the sort of quick-hit, chemistry-based comedy that could make for a surprise hit.
Thursday, March 16 2006
The Zodiac so altered our consciousness that we can now easily imagine a serial killer with no motivation other than achieving a public spectacle.
Thursday, October 27 2005
'Based on a true story,' notes Amityville Horror producer Brad Fuller as the so-designating title rolls. 'Already controversial.'"
Friday, April 15 2005
She has three kids from a previous marriage (her husband is dead); he has a body left over from Blade 3.
Friday, January 14 2005
In Good Company pushes Carter and Dan up against one another, so that they can work through their mutual anxieties, resentments, and jealousies.
Thursday, April 15 2004
The accusation that the film is 'anti-American' says less about Von Trier than it does about the American psyche.
Monday, November 10 2003
It is more irritating than it is offensive or even funny.