Lasse Hallström
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 10 Articles
News // 2 Articles
//Columns

Dogs, Dialectics, and Academy Awards
23 Feb 2017 // 9:30 PM

Controversies involving A Dog's Purpose, The Birth of a Nation, and Last Tango in Paris reveal that access to more offscreen information can lead to greater accountability.

//Reviews

Helen Mirren Is Redoubtable Again in 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'
8 Aug 2014 // 4:30 AM

Snooty and autocratic in a stereotypical way, Madame Mallory (Helen Mirren) provokes a battle filled with charming montage sequences.

Dear John
4 Feb 2010 // 9:55 PM

Clichés suffuse Dear John, including the repetitious soft-focus close-ups of Amanda Seyfried and excuses to get Channing Tatum's shirt off.

//News

Nicholas Sparks is a master of romance, and Hollywood knows it
5 Feb 2010 // 11:44 PM

LOS ANGELES — Hours before the Hollywood premiere of "Dear John" earlier this week, best-selling author Nicholas Sparks was sitting in the expensive hotel room he'd

Richard Gere scams in 'The Hoax'
6 Apr 2007 // 4:10 AM

In his new film "The Hoax," Richard Gere does a lot of fast-talking. As Clifford Irving, one of the most notorious scam artists the last

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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