Friday, February 6 2009
The other mother in Coraline is mother-love gone berserk, all-consuming and self-serving.
Thursday, February 5 2009
Tuesday, February 3 2009
Wednesday, April 23 2008
An interesting tale about the intent of lying and the strengths of good old-fashioned work.
Friday, August 24 2007
"I would love to play a rock star," he said. "If somebody said it was time to make The Iggy Pop Story, I'd be there."
Maybe Erik just is so dim that he doesn't understand what's at stake in his storytelling, the way it reflects and repeats a history of storytelling.
Monday, June 6 2005
I'm stunned that Wisteria Lane is rife with homicidal nut-jobs and no one seems to care.
Monday, October 11 2004
In its acerbic yet frothy way, Desperate Housewives satirizes women's clichéd, impossible choices.
Friday, October 18 2002
'I don't know you, I don't know your work, but I think you're very talented.'"
Sunday, January 1 1995
Then something fantastic happened. About two-thirds of the way through Season Two, some dead weight moved out of Wisteria Lane, and in their place came some exciting new plotlines.