Articles tagged xander berkeley

Taken: Daddy Tortures Best

Mill's towering righteousness is just too much for this weak little film, whose only interest is in affirming the white patriarchal prerogative.

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30 Jan 2009 // 4:00 AM

Taken

The melodramatic set-up takes little time in Pierre Morel's extra-actionated thriller. Almost as soon as Kimmie lands in Paris and neglects to call her father on the super-phone he's provided her, she's punished -- severely.

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Magma: Volcanic Disaster (2006)

As a lifelong connoisseur of bad disaster movies, my enjoyment always rises in direct proportion to the innocent awfulness of its production values and the lunacy of its plot.

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24

30 Jan 2006 // 12:00 AM

24

Nothing is ever quite what it looks like in 24, whose writers famously revise and rethink as each season barrels along.

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24

20 Jan 2005 // 12:00 AM

24

Another season, another sad bad day in Jack Bauer's boystown.

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Candyman: Special Edition (1992)

Kasi Lemmons says, 'The Candyman is born of extreme racism against him.'"

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9 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

24: Season 2

'This is a red meat show. People kill people and go eat a sandwich right after.'

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24

7 Nov 2002 // 12:00 AM

24

'Fiction' and 'reality' aren't so much opposites as they are of a piece.

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24

1 Jan 1995 // 12:03 AM

24

At 12:38:54 a.m., Jack's somewhat estranged wife accidentally breaks what looks to be a really nice coffee cup.

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Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)

It’s hard not to expect the worst of Universal Soldier: The Return. It’s clear in his late-night talk show interviews that the big

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

// Short Ends and Leader

"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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