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Monday, January 10 2011

The Worst Films of 2010

When Hollywood delivers the stink bombs, they are strident in their creative stench. Need proof? Just check out the ten titles below.


Sunday, November 7 2010

Offensive to Muslims? Give Me a Break.

I didn't have much faith in something as colorful, fun and, yes, decidedly feminine as Sex and the City to begin with, and the reviews stubbed out any remaining hope I had for this movie. Not only was it purported to be bad, but it was also deemed unacceptably offensive to Muslims. How could they all be wrong?


Sunday, May 2 2010

2010 Summer Movie Preview - May

May blasts the summer season off with two mega-movies, Iron Man 2 and Robin Hood, while offering up yet more Shrek and Sex and the City.


Monday, January 12 2009

Celulloid Culpability - Top 10 Film Guilty Pleasures of 2008

Like comedy or music, one's choice in cinematic pleasure can be very personal - and very peculiar. Take this tantalizing list of shameful indulgences. You can argue over their artistic value, but their individuals rewards definitely speak to those who champion them.


Sunday, April 27 2008

The Return of the Popcorn Circus: May 2008

In the first act of this four-part production, Tinsel Town decides to do some unbelievable front loading. Will there be room for independent offerings, or former HBO carnal comedy divas? Who knows? Without a doubt, it's an interesting way to start the season.


Reviews

Thursday, November 4 2010

'Sex and the City 2': More Glamour Than They Know What to Do With

While extravagance on the fashion front has always been a welcomed addition to the Sex and the City franchise, the team takes things about ten steps too far in their second cinematic adventure.


Wednesday, May 26 2010

'Sex and the City 2': Arrested Development

The spectacle of four supposedly high-achieving, professional NYC sophisticates “Ooohing” and “Aahing” at a tacky gilt and red-brick fantasy Middle East escaped from a Disney rejects storehouse is beyond risible.


Friday, May 30 2008

Sex and the City: The Movie

There’s more than a hint of disinterment about this movie, as if everyone involved were reinhabiting old skins and discarded personalities, and unable to shake the lassitude of the grave.


Wednesday, May 28 2008

Sex and the City: The Movie

It's two or three season finales' worth of tears and OMG jawdroppers whacked together into a big, sloppy, gooey sundae of a film that is, for better or for worse, just like the show -- only longer.


Blogs

Wednesday, June 23 2010

Girls Behaving Badly

'Sex in the City 2' may be the worst movie of the year. But while the movie supplies few laughs, the puffed up outrage of some critics regarding the character's politically incorrect behavior is worth a few chuckles given that the same critics gave a pass to guy-centered comedies where the characters engaged in similar bad behavior.


Monday, May 24 2010

The Three Reasons I Won't Be Seeing 'Sex and the City 2'

Call it a bias or an irrational fear of my feminine side, but Sex and the City 2 will surely live without me…and I without it.


Wednesday, May 28 2008

Vexed in the City

Revisiting Annie Hall the other evening, this critic was struck at how mature and well meaning the movie was. At the time of its release,


News

Wednesday, May 28 2008

'Sex and the City': The girls are back — and for the cast, the wait has been worth it

There are no Wookies in the "Sex and the City" movie -- no Vulcans with pointy ears or hobbits with oversize feet or aging archaeologists


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