Thursday, June 30 2011
The real story of the Schwarz brothers isn't their improbable and meteoric rise from being marginalized by the Australian film industry to Hollywood. But the generational shift they bring to traditionalist thinking in the media of both comics and film.
Wednesday, January 14 2009
This might pretend to criticize our increasing reliance on technology, but it’s really just the setting for a big dumb movie.
Friday, December 26 2008
Friday, December 19 2008
Equally afflicted by an old-school weepies affect and new-agey self-righteousness, Seven Pounds is by turns clumsy and overbearing.
Thursday, December 18 2008
This holiday season, Mickey Rourke (in The Wrestler) and Will Smith (Seven Pounds) suffer for all us sinners.
Thursday, October 2 2008
Sunday, September 28 2008
Friday, September 26 2008
Where's Jamie Foxx when you need him?
Thursday, September 11 2008
Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.