That Which Crawls Out of Speakers and Inches Along Your Nerves: Notable Film Scores of Early 2014 | 8 May 2014 // 8:30 PM
From Biblical epics to run-of-the-mill rom-coms, Notes on Celluloid takes a look at (and listen to) some of the strongest film music of 2014 thus far.
'Bad Words' Is Bad, All Right | 24 Mar 2014 // 3:00 AM
Jason Bateman’s directorial debut about a misanthropic adult who disrupts a school spelling championship benefits from his clockwork comic timing, but it mistakes a potty mouth for subversive humor.
Kids, Cursing, and the Cruelness of Life: 'Bad Words' | 14 Mar 2014 // 2:00 AM
This movie is very funny, and for a comedy, that's everything. What's lying under the surface, however, may be more calculated than clever.