Steve Antin
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Xtina Strikes Out in 'Burlesque'
7 Mar 2011 // 2:59 PM

By keeping all the drama small, internal, or timid (how does a movie with this title end up rated PG-13? Come on!), Burlesque misses its miniscule opportunity to put on a respectable show.

'Burlesque': Wanting to Be Cher
23 Nov 2010 // 9:50 PM

Certainly, Cher doesn’t need to sell herself: she's Cher, mesmerizingly fabricated, never finished. The movie doesn’t seem to quite get that.


Dial-a-Cliche: 'Burlesque'
24 Nov 2010 // 3:30 AM

Burlesque may be this year's model of a solid song and dance 'feel good'. In truth, it's a trite feel nothing.

//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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