Tuesday, January 11 2011
Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.
Tuesday, January 4 2011
The ladies really lit up the big screen, delivering the kind of brilliant acting work that makes picking a mere 20 that much more difficult, let alone unearthing a clear number one.
Monday, December 22 2014
This is a new Annie, decidedly anti-nostalgic and only clumsily cynical, but at the same time it tries too hard to both be and not be the previous Annie.
Sunday, December 11 2011
Just as we become comfortable with the new friendship, and their sexual arrangement, like most friends with benefits relationships it begins to slowly unravel and reveal itself as the clichéd romantic comedy it advertises that it isn't.
Thursday, July 21 2011
Dylan and Jamie have best friends, sounding boards so you can know what they're thinking, because if they didn't say it out loud you wouldn't be able to tell they were thinking, at all.
Thursday, October 14 2010
Here's lesson for filmmakers: next time you’re looking to reboot a franchise, consider going older, not younger.
Thursday, September 16 2010
This teenage no-sex comedy wants nothing more than to be a John Hughes movie.
Tuesday, December 21 2010
When you consider how horrid the whole teen comedy concept has become, when everything within the category centers around the crotch, toilet, and other forms of gross out gagging, this warm and witty winner is the perfect amiable antidote.