Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

The Best 30 Films of 2009 | 7 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

In one of the rarest rating periods ever, several on the staff could successfully argue for any of the Top 30 choices as a potential number one. While not all classics, they remain the consistent cream of 2009's crop.

Summer of Same: July 2009 | 28 Apr 2009 // 4:00 PM

In a rare attempt at novelty, July jets along with only Harry Potter and the Ice Age crew sampling continuing series spoils. The rest provide unknown pleasures.


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince | 13 Jul 2009 // 9:30 PM

In Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, complicated teenaged sexual desires are the counterpart to the sacrificial love oft touted by Dumbledore.


Pottering Around | 15 Nov 2010 // 4:20 AM

The Star Wars and Lord of the Rings film franchises are revered by millions. Harry Potter? Not so much. The question, of course, is 'why?'

'Half-Blood Prince' is First Rate Film | 16 Jul 2009 // 3:08 PM

Thank God Harry Potter has finally grown up. With this particularly troubling episode under his belt, he's ready to take on anything.


Pop 20: Potter fans slow to adapt to movies | 16 Jul 2009 // 9:54 PM

There’s a climactic scene in “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” when Harry and Hermione, after discovering Ron has been using magical steroids in

//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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