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Friday, May 1 2009

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Scary as Hugh Jackman's vascular body may be, it's also perfectly appropriate as a visual extension of the weaponization of Wolverine.


Monday, April 27 2009

Summer of Same: June 2009

This month's "original" fare offers a take on a Sid and Marty Krofft classic, more battling seizure robots, and the retaking of '70s subway thriller. Everything old is new again.


Sunday, April 26 2009

Summer of Same: May 2009

May's titles include the fourth films in two aging franchises, more Pixar perfection, and the reboot of a TV series from 40 years ago. And they say there are no new ideas.


Wednesday, April 8 2009

Adventureland: Bastards of Young

A loping comedy of displacement that snaps off dozens of easy laughs without breaking a sweat, Adventureland transcends the indie comedy trap by dint of not being content merely to capture its milieu but to animate it.


Friday, April 3 2009

Adventureland

Adventureland is as tidy and predictable as it sounds. And it falls into that annoying trap that seems to plague this sort of film, relying on an unrelenting '80s soundtrack to set tones and cue plot points.


Sunday, January 11 2009

We All Fall Down

This story is largely propped up by the marginal characters that inhabit Michael’s landscape.


Definitely, Maybe (2008) (Short Ends and Leader) [29.Jun.08]
Definitely, Maybe (Reviews) [14.Feb.08]
The Nines (Reviews) [27.Jan.08]
Smokin Aces (2006) (Reviews) [26.Jan.07]
Amityville Horror (2005) (Reviews) [27.Oct.05]
The Amityville Horror (2005) (Reviews) [15.Apr.05]
Blade: Trinity (2004) (Reviews) [10.Dec.04]
The In-Laws (2003) (Reviews) [22.May.03]
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