Monday, April 6 2009
Though it relies on racial, sexual, and gender divides to create humor, the show’s creators make an earnest attempt to grapple with some prejudices.
Wednesday, February 4 2009
The movie doesn't stay fixed on its well-drawn sociological cul-de-sac; the score becomes ominous.
Monday, September 22 2008
Friday, September 19 2008
Lisa (Kerry Washington) is Lakeview Terrace's most dislocated figure, caught between an overbearing father and a frenzied husband.
Thursday, September 18 2008
Monday, September 8 2008
From wars both past and present to a number of nail-biting thrillers, September is sizing up as a potentially profitable one.
Thursday, February 9 2006
'He's homemade,' Joss Whedon says of Mal. 'And he's kind of a schmo a lot of the time.'"
Friday, September 30 2005
It's not hard to tell where Serenity's moral druthers lie: much like Whedon's Scoobies, the crew here is an enthusiastic, energetic, and sometimes ornery bunch.
Monday, April 19 2004
Barney Miller offered a unique blend of comedy and social commentary by making the detectives just as quirky as the colorful criminals coming through the squad room.
Monday, September 23 2002
Firefly is more complicated in its framing story and moral dimensions than the usual sci-fi or Western fare.