Sunday, June 9 2013
Jeremy Irons seems to be in a constant audition to play Liberace here, his Macon a severe symbol of power who has no trouble prancing around in brightly colored gowns and jewelry
Wednesday, February 13 2013
In teen-romance-world, adults always get it wrong, they misunderstand or they forget what "it means" to be young, they're preoccupied with rules or appearances, and oh yes, they're old. It's better, in the YA franchise world, always, to be young.
Saturday, December 31 1994
It is not, as I've heard it called, a 'Scottish Thelma & Louise,' as this soundbite doesn't do justice to the ambitious, if not exactly realized, aspirations of 'Beautiful Creatures'. For one thing, it's less glossy and celebratory than Ridley Scott's anthemic movie, and for another, there's no road trip in it.