Monday, July 28 2008
The time is ripe for revisiting One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, as we're all aware that individual freedoms are still being suppressed by governments around the world.
Sunday, November 28 2004
Profound as Coalhouse walker's story might be, Ragtime is about far more.
Saturday, December 31 1994
Far be it from me to accuse Hollywood of wishful thinking. But as the closing credits for Man on the Moon roll under Andy Kaufman's (Jim Carrey's) timid gaze, it's easy to think the film has been seduced by its own notion that a life of sufficient celebrity can offer freedom from the mortality that afflicts ordinary souls.
Saturday, June 11 2011
This is a joyful noise, a combination of terrific music and equally electrifying filmmaking that walks the frequently fine line between classic and camp.
Wednesday, April 9 2008
One of the leading lights of the Czech New Wave of the 1960s, Miloš Forman faced an uncertain future in 1968, when the creative and social