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Sunday, November 11 2012

The Tragedy of the Family Game in ‘The Road to Perdition’

Sam Mendes’ virtuoso control behind the camera mesmerizes and hypnotizes, his depiction of Depression-era America a stasis of tragedy, each death inevitable but slow to ferment.


Thursday, January 7 2010

007 bondage not a good move for Mendes


Sunday, September 27 2009

Away We Go

Another movie about and/or aimed at educated, self-aware 20-and-30-somethings, a certain portion of which, of course, hate nothing more than a movie trying to entertain them or depict them in any way.


Sunday, August 16 2009

Various Artists: Away We Go

For those who have been following Alexi Murdoch, Away We Go is essentially his debut album repackaged with some other songs thrown in. For everyone else: It's a wonderful, breezy collection of big-hearted singer-songwriter numbers.


Friday, June 12 2009

Away We Go

Away We Go is breezy and summer-appropriate -- but its central couple still has problems.


Friday, June 5 2009

Away We Go: Home Sweet Wherever

A finely pedigreed comic road film that, when all is said and done, is too finely-tooled for the NPR set to have much life left in it.


Thursday, February 19 2009

This year’s Supporting Actor?


Thursday, February 12 2009

How Kate Winslet outdid herself to garner an Oscar nomination


Saturday, January 24 2009

Kevin Spacey, Sam Mendes align for Bridge Project


Revolutionary Road (Reviews) [24.Dec.08]
Jarhead (2005) (Reviews) [4.Nov.05]
Road to Perdition (2002) (Reviews) [12.Jul.02]
American Beauty (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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