Articles tagged tony shalhoub

6 May 2009 // 8:59 PM

Wings: Final Season

Dependable but not exceptional and with the right expectations, a certain amount of enjoyment can still be found.

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3 Aug 2008 // 10:00 PM

Monk: Season Six

If season seven doesn’t prove more interesting, I’m ready to wash my hands (repeatedly) of Monk.

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Before he became a working actor Tony Shalhoub was - what else? - a waiter, many times over. “I was always on the verge of

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MONK - Friday and Feb. 22 at 9 p.m. EST on USA cable. It’s kind of hard to take a killer seriously when you hear

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13 Sep 2007 // 9:42 PM

Sacco and Vanzetti

Director Peter Miller should be commended for his determination to craft this well known story without bombast and sensation, but rather with intelligence and compassion.

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24 Aug 2007 // 4:30 AM

Book, DVD put spotlight on executions of Sacco and Vanzetti

Bombings were terrorizing the government. Immigrants suspected of radical political leanings were being rounded up and deported, while others who had recently come to the

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12 Jul 2007 // 4:31 AM

You’d think an obsessive-compulsive with phobias would be hesitant to even step out of the house on Friday the 13th, but Tony Shalhoub, who

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The Great New Wonderful (2005)

This 9/11 film is subtle to a fault; this is a quality you may not expect in a film from Danny Leiner, master of the vehicular stoner comedy.

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The Great New Wonderful (2005)

Lack of understanding will be a sort of theme for Danny Leiner's film, uneven but full of rewarding subtleties.

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8 Jun 2006 // 11:00 PM

Cars (2006)

Thrilling in its shiny surface detail, the NASCAR scene stretches before you like an anthropomorphized vista: this is the immediate future of animation, and Pixar, recently and loudly sold to Disney, means to own it.

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26 Jan 2006 // 12:00 AM

Monk

Now entering its fourth season, Monk finds itself in a precarious position.

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12 Jul 2004 // 12:00 AM

Against the Ropes (2004)

'It seemed like a microcosm of life,' says Jackie Kallen of boxing.

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12 Feb 2004 // 12:00 AM

Against the Ropes (2004)

Reasonably angry, distrustful, and full of himself, Luther (Omar Epps) brings all kinds of energy to the movie.

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22 Jul 2002 // 12:00 AM

Monk

If the energy and originality of the storylines catch up with Monk and Sharon's dynamic, the series can only improve.

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Life or Something Like It (2002)

Most regrettably, Lanie's not a crazy chick at all.

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Galaxy Quest (1999)

In the guise of a spoof of Star Trek, Dean Parisot's cheesy and pleasurable Galaxy Quest delves deeply into the social relation known as fandom. What, the film seems to ask, is a fan?"

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1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

Galaxy Quest (1999)

Robert Zemeckis's Contact (1997) is without a doubt the finest movie in recent memory to deal with the question of what might be happening to all those rays of media dreck - TV shows, radio programs, and the like - we've been beaming higgledy-piggledy through the cosmos for the last century. Galaxy Quest is almost as certainly the second-finest such recent film, but come to think of it, I can't really recall a third, offhand, so I suppose this might constitute a less-than-ringing endorsement.

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Double Take: 'Fantasia' Muses on Music

// Short Ends and Leader

"Fantasia stands alone as a virtuoso tribute to the virtuosity of its music.

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