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Friday, April 17 2009

American Violet

Based on the infamous Panhandle Regional Narcotics Task Force case in Tulia, Texas, American Violet makes clear the corruption and racism that pervades the official structures of its fictional town.


Tuesday, January 27 2009

Superheroes Versus Comics

There can be no doubt that the summer of 2008 stands as a high-water mark for superheroes. But in the wake of a superhero renaissance and the growing cultural legitimacy of the genre, the question must be posed: Has the superhero genre evolved beyond the comics medium?


Monday, October 20 2008

The Incredible Hulk

One of the most “incredible” things about this so-called reinvention of the Hulk is how close it is to Ang Lee’s vision.


Saturday, October 18 2008

The Incredible Hulk (2008)


Friday, June 13 2008

The Incredible Hulk

In The Incredible Hulk, Betty handles her role as The Girl in unusual and frankly charming ways: she's easily the film's most impressive effect.


Thursday, June 12 2008

The Acceptable ‘Hulk’


Monday, April 28 2008

The Return of the Popcorn Circus: June 2008

If May almost tent-poled itself out of existence, June will be even worse. After all, are audiences really ready for 13 major release in less than two months -- with more to come?


Tuesday, March 4 2008

The Amateurs

This film has a great deal of potential, but like many of the characterizations, it's not fully realized.


Friday, February 23 2007

The Astronaut Farmer (2007)

Audie has always believed Charlie will launch his rocket. And with one neat, maybe comical metaphor, it's very clear what's at stake.


Friday, March 26 2004

Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)

In the sequel no one needs to see, the Scooby Gang grapples with the stress of stardom.


Wonderland (2003) (Reviews) [16.Oct.03]
The Grey Zone (2002) (Reviews) [31.Oct.02]
The Good Girl (2002) (Reviews) [9.Aug.02]
Minority Report (2002) (Reviews) [20.Jun.02]
O (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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