Wednesday, August 8 2012
When Boyz n the Hood was released in 1991, I wanted to see it. All of my friends wanted to see it. We were all 11 or 12, and we all wanted to see it for the same reasons our parents didn’t want us to see it; it was about the hood.
Monday, January 9 2012
Nothing is more punishing than a bad movie. With these ten, 2011's torture was truly painful.
Tuesday, September 27 2011
Taylor Lautner does the tinny script no favors: in an early partying scene, he's spectacularly awkward, and in general seems most comfortable when engaging in his go-to move of aw-shucks shirt removal.
Wednesday, November 3 2010
John Singleton sets up a provocative central dilemma for his documentary, Marion Jones: Press Pause: how could she could have gone so wrong?
Wednesday, January 4 2006
'I grew up in sunny southern California, and I'm not used to snow,' says John Singleton. 'I wanted to do a movie with snow in it, so here it is.'"
Thursday, August 11 2005
In between the guilt-tripping and the domestic melodrama, the boys argue over priorities.
Monday, September 29 2003
'It's the juxtaposition, like Sergio Leone would do that really well.'"
Thursday, August 23 2007
John Singleton was back in town last week to talk about his new movie, "Illegal Tender," opening nationwide Friday. It's what Singleton calls "a straight-up