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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, February 12 2009

How Kate Winslet outdid herself to garner an Oscar nomination


Wednesday, January 14 2009

Outside the Lines - The Top 20 International/Indie Films of 2008

With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.


Tuesday, January 13 2009

Iconic - The Top 20 Male Performances of 2008

Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.


Tough and Tender - The Top 20 Female Performances of 2008

Twenty talented ladies, 20 performances worthy of multiple little gold men. Unfortunately, as in all years, someone has to come out on top. But after looking over this impressive list, picking the preeminent turn of 2008 seems almost impossible.


Thursday, December 11 2008

Shameful Exposure

A fiery Kate Winslet saves morality tale in 'The Reader' while a similarly powerful Meryl Streep can't do the same for the overly certain 'Doubt'.


Wednesday, December 10 2008

The Reader

Most obviously, Hannah is unfathomable, the feminine object Michael must figure out and overcome in order to "become a man."


Holo-Cost (Short Ends and Leader) [9.Dec.08]
‘Duchess’ is Merely Half-Hearted History (Short Ends and Leader) [9.Oct.08]
Pretty Vacant (Columns) [25.Sep.08]
The Duchess (Reviews) [24.Sep.08]
Talk, Talk, Talk: September 2008 (Features) [8.Sep.08]
In Bruges (Reviews) [8.Feb.08]
Bernard and Doris (Reviews) [7.Feb.08]
Monkey Business (Part 3: July) (Features) [2.May.07]
Land of the Blind (2006) (Reviews) [14.Sep.06]
The White Countess (2006) (Reviews) [20.Jan.06]
The Constant Gardener (2005) (Reviews) [30.Aug.05]
The Good Thief (2003) (Reviews) [18.Aug.03]
Spider (2002) (Reviews) [28.Jul.03]
The Good Thief (2003) (Reviews) [17.Apr.03]
Maid in Manhattan (2002) (Reviews) [2.Apr.03]
Spider (2002) (Reviews) [28.Feb.03]
Maid in Manhattan (2002) (Reviews) [13.Dec.02]
Red Dragon (2002) (Reviews) [3.Oct.02]
Sunshine (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The End of the Affair (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The End of the Affair (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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