Monday, March 2 2009
The camera always gets too close in Cassavetes’ films. These aren’t close-ups; they are invasions of private space.
Monday, January 19 2009
Like many Cassavetes films, this unfolds most interestingly in the crawl spaces of its narrative, lingering alongside the actors as they struggle in the ensuing vacuousness.
Wednesday, April 5 2006
Unlike the characters, each step of the heist was carefully drawn, proceeding logically in a series of reversals, both physical and mental.
Monday, June 7 2004
While the initial twins material is weak, the Hollywood lampoon barely gets off the ground, and the love story is so lightweight, it practically floats.
Thursday, December 18 2003
Draggy as its comedy can be, Stuck on You's humanity is always sprightly and engaging.