Tuesday, February 5 2008
Once the line is clearly drawn between subjective and objective worlds, The Eye turns into just another ill-advised, exploitative remake.
Monday, January 30 2006
Nothing is ever quite what it looks like in 24, whose writers famously revise and rethink as each season barrels along.
Thursday, January 20 2005
Another season, another sad bad day in Jack Bauer's boystown.
Wednesday, October 13 2004
Even as it lays down a scary geopolitical scenario and a few partisan gauntlets, The Day After Tomorrow aims to please.
Friday, May 28 2004
As the 'eye of the storm' speeds across the screen, instantly freezing everything in its path, Jack looks up to see a flag, turned spastically solid in a second. Here it is, the money shot: the emblematic United States, stuck in time, blind to consequences, fixated on its own reckless self-love.
Thursday, February 12 2004
Greg Pak's debut feature film examines the connections between humans and machines in an age of burgeoning technology.
Thursday, November 7 2002
'Fiction' and 'reality' aren't so much opposites as they are of a piece.
Sunday, January 1 1995
At 12:38:54 a.m., Jack's somewhat estranged wife accidentally breaks what looks to be a really nice coffee cup.