Tuesday, January 5 2010
Some in the media would have you think it was a sparse year for women on the silver screen. One peak at this amazing list of 20 girl power performances will have you giving said sentiments a specious second look.
Wednesday, April 29 2009
With names like Tarantino, Lee, and Zombie, the final month of the season pulls out all the film geek stops. Still, the only guarantee is familiarity, not freshness.
Sunday, November 21 2010
The problem with being Nora Ephron is that you are such a good get. Which means editors want you to write for them, even if you don't have anything particularly interesting to say.
Monday, January 4 2010
Julie & Julia is the cinematic equivalent of comfort food: simple and made with little fuss.
Thursday, August 6 2009
Julia Child's letters home are vivacious, illustrating her generosity and wit, her resolve and sense of humor.
Wednesday, October 26 2005
As Jack goes overboard in usual Ferrellian fashion, Isabel's insistence that he is the perfect mate for her go-normal plan never makes sense.
Thursday, June 23 2005
Like most movies starring Will Ferrell and all movies based on TV series, this one tries too hard.