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Features

Sunday, January 22 2012

The 40 Best Films of 2011

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.


Monday, January 16 2012

The Best Female Film Performances of 2011

It was a monumental year for women in film as our selections for 2011's best female performances indicate... over and over and over again.


Sunday, May 1 2011

Summer Movie Preview: May 2011

This month, the God of Thunder, the return of Captain Jack Sparrow, and the continuing adventures of the bachelor partying Wolf Pack mark the start of the Summer season.


Reviews

Thursday, June 27 2013

Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy Are 'The Heat'

The girls are perfect for each other: they get drunk, bond and some more stuff, until they're united as ass-kicking sisters who have badges and guns and each other's backs.


Tuesday, September 20 2011

'Bridesmaids' Is the Perfect Marriage Between a Chick Flick and a Gross Out Buddy Comedy

Bridesmaids is a particularly satisfying, and long overdue, reminder that comedies headlined by women can be smart, funny and commercially viable.


Thursday, May 12 2011

'Bridesmaids' Has a Mature Streak

Once the wedding preparations begin, Annie finds herself in a kind of freefall, her loss of self-control at once agonizing, touching, and surprising.


Monday, December 11 2006

Unaccompanied Minors (2006)

Why is the Christmas message in "family movies" repeatedly reduced to splats, farts, bruises, and winky-wink sex jokes?


Blogs

Thursday, May 12 2011

With 'Bridesmaids' Kristen Wiig Single Handedly Saves the RomCom

Bridesmaids boasts the kind of wit that works on either sex. It's the more personal moments that truly linger.


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