Thursday, June 11 2009
Friday, April 17 2009
In this new universe where facts are mutable and ends are means, so-called ethical triumphs can only be short-term.
Wednesday, April 1 2009
Reiner and Goldman manage to marry timeless storytelling elements with modern comedic sensibilities in such a way that it will never feel corny, old-fashioned, or dated.
Thursday, November 6 2008
Monday, October 20 2008
Less an expose than a recap of what even casual observers of the industry know or intuit, What Just Happened relies on clichés even as it deplores them.
Tuesday, September 9 2008
What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.
Tuesday, August 5 2008
This itself modern through that little smidgen of precocious reflexivity, and a healthy does of kitsch.
Sunday, March 2 2008
Crawling with mermaids and monsters, irony, and gore, Beowulf delivers the goods, without betraying its core narrative.