Monday, December 29 2014
Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.
Friday, October 3 2014
Awards season starts in earnest with several titles vying for a place among the best of's and critic's choices. We'll get a few scares, shocks, and laughs out of these films.
Friday, September 21 2012
This intimate relationship is riveting, in part because of the many encounters Brian and Mike have with horrifying and astounding violence, but mostly because they spend so much time together, talking and not talking about what they see and do.
Thursday, April 10 2008
In Street Kings, Tom (Keanu Reeves) is puffy and surly, Neo if he hadn't met Trinity, Neo unsaved.
Tuesday, March 27 2007
Their suits make Jim and Mike look out of place and time, even as they are deeply and desperately immersed in their moment.
Thursday, November 9 2006
Harsh Times is something of a blunt instrument.
Friday, October 17 2014
It's the brutality of Saving Private Ryan without the jingoistic flag-waving, the one-two punch of Clint Eastwood's Greatest Generation epics sans the strident moralizing.
Friday, March 28 2014
Sabotage won't set any new standards, but it's a serviceable entertainment for those who don't mind being misled.