Thursday, January 15 2009
The most remarkable films of 2008 were small, smart, and complicated. While they're surely worth seeking out for their own pleasures, they also represent the sort of movies that will find theatrical releases even harder to manage in the shrinking economy.
Wednesday, July 9 2008
In Full Battle Rattle, the Iraq Simulation and the war are both real and not real, confusing, painful, and horrific, for the refugees working as role players.
Tuesday, May 27 2008
This hastily crafted Sikh/Muslim love story is barely salvaged by lush cinematography and a few fine performances.
Thursday, November 2 2006
Con Man: The True Story Of An Ivy League Imposter is as incomplete and ambiguous as Hogue was elliptical.
Friday, February 10 2006
The franchise bucks the slasher trend, proceeding without a one-lining monster-boy.