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Friday, April 18 2014

Tribeca Film Festival: ‘Lucky Them’

Lucky Them focuses on a music journalist who can't break free of her history as the girlfriend of a deceased-Seattle rock icon but this romantic comedy falls short of its potential.


Monday, August 1 2011

Toni Collette Shows Her Good Parts in The Final Season of ‘United States of Tara’

With consistent fantastic writing across the board for all three seasons, and an always innovative perspective on a widely ignored mental illness, it’s easy to deduce that we got all of Tara’s good parts -- from start to finish.


Thursday, April 29 2010

United States of Tara and Its Equally Dysfunctional Cable Neighbors

The Gregsons. The Botwins. The Henriksons. Most of my recent favorite TV families live on cable. But do they all have to be so dysfunctional? Blame the Sopranos.


Tuesday, March 24 2009

Part 3: The Sixth Sense to Fight Club (August - October 1999)

Films that have left a lasting impression on their creators (M. Night Shyamalan, Sam Mendes, David Fincher) make up the majority of Part Three of our Films of 1999 overview.


Sunday, March 1 2009

Woolf at the Door

Both Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway and Michael Cunningham's The Hours offer an illuminating look at the choices we make, the roles we play, and the hours that hinge our lives together.


United States of Tara

Tara (Toni Collette) and her relatives try to fit in and never quite make it, but find love and support along the way, tempered by the occasional humiliation.


Sunday, September 14 2008

Towelhead

As viewers of Towelhead must know (and Jasira, eternally ripe and optimistic, will never know), the future has only become more constricted.


Monday, September 8 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: September 2008

From wars both past and present to a number of nail-biting thrillers, September is sizing up as a potentially profitable one.


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The Dead Girl (2006) (Reviews) [28.Mar.07]
The Pay Off: The Best Film of 2006 (Features) [10.Jan.07]
Little Miss Sunshine (2006) (Reviews) [7.Jan.07]
The Night Listener (2006) (Reviews) [4.Aug.06]
Little Miss Sunshine (2006) (Reviews) [26.Jul.06]
In Her Shoes (2005) (Reviews) [9.Oct.05]
Japanese Story (2003) (Reviews) [17.May.04]
Japanese Story (2003) (Reviews) [22.Jan.04]
The Hours (2002) (Reviews) [14.Jul.03]
The Hours (2002) (Reviews) [16.Jan.03]
About A Boy (2002) (Reviews) [15.May.02]
Changing Lanes (2002) (Reviews) [11.Apr.02]
Shaft (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
8 1/2 Women (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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