Articles tagged rachel griffiths

13 Jan 2008 // 3:00 AM

Comanche Moon

The most outrageous and most pleasurable element in Comanche Moon, Inish Scull (Val Kilmer) is also its strangest, least plausible, and most convincing incarnation of "history."

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Brothers and Sisters - The Complete First Season

Welcome to Dynasty without the camp. But like their '80s counterparts, the Carringtons, the Walkers’ of Brothers and Sisters lives are a cornucopia of angst.

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29 Sep 2006 // 2:00 AM

Brothers and Sisters

Brothers and Sisters is a confusing jumble of storylines involving the Walker family, most of them unoriginal.

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12 Sep 2005 // 1:00 AM

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under's lack of delicacy is easy to mistake for exploitation. Where other shows hint, this one acts out.

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24 Jun 2005 // 1:00 AM

Six Feet Under

Four years of torturing the Fishers has worn my patience thin.

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24 Aug 2004 // 1:00 AM

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under has become crass, each episode an empathy decathlon topped off with ghoulishly deferred catharsis.

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7 Jun 2004 // 1:00 AM

Ned Kelly (2003)

Ned might have been a criminal in the eyes of the law, but to working class Australians he was a hero wrongly accused.

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26 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Hard Word (2002)

Cue sign of suspicion, that is, the frame lingers on Dale's dour face through car window.

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9 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under's challenging third season reminds us that the gulf between it and rest of the widgets that pass for television shows is monumental.

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28 Mar 2002 // 3:00 PM

The Rookie (2002)

The conflicts are familiar, but 'The Rookie' presents them admirably and resolves them without sap overload.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Six Feet Under

'Six Feet Under' makes us think about death's implications and how to deal with it, and, more importantly, it helps us to realize what a tragedy a life wasted or spent in conflict can be.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Blow (2001)

'Blow' is all about how reality and money get mixed up.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Blow Dry (2001)

The marketing for Blow Dry makes much of the fact that the film is based on a script by the same writer who brought us

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Blow (2001)

Hey, it doesn't hurt that Johnny Depp makes a leisure suit look good.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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