Joe Carnahan
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The Best Films of 2012
27 Jan 2013 // 5:10 PM

From popcorn perfection to animation experimentation, foreign finesse and good old Hollywood hokum, 2012 delivered the shiny cinematic goods and then some. Here are our choices for the titles that took on the challenge, and won.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2012
8 Jan 2013 // 5:10 PM

From diabolical tech terrorism to brutal slave ownership, the actors that make up this year's best traversed a wide canvas of creative and cinematic choices.


Like a Jack London Story on Steroids: 'The Grey'
15 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

A bleak, desolate setting full of bleak, desolate men: A group of oil workers survive a plane crash and have to fight a pack of wolves across the Alaskan wilderness.

'The A-Team': When No One Else Can Help You With Your Problem
12 Jan 2011 // 3:59 PM

A group of '80s TV soldiers of fortune get a big budget, big screen adaptation in 2010.


'The Grey': Much More than Man vs. Beast
27 Jan 2012 // 2:00 AM

The Grey strives to be something different, turning what could have been a piece of mid-January claptrap into a far more satisfying experience.

The A-Team: Flying Tanks and Jolly Rangers
11 Jun 2010 // 2:50 AM

When the A-Team find themselves plummeting to earth in an M-1 tank, using the cannon to slow their descent, it would take a heart of stone not to find some spark of giggly enjoyment.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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