Larry Crowne

Summer Movie Preview: July 2011 | 3 May 2011 // 4:00 PM

If automatons are battling genetically altered soldiers, talking animals, extraterrestrials, and cowpokes for box office supremacy, it must be July.


'Larry Crowne': Look Up at Your Audience | 30 Jun 2011 // 10:43 PM

It is good to be white in the movies. Take Larry Crowne (Tom Hanks).


Fourth of July puzzle: Are America and Tom Hanks out of step? | 6 Jul 2011 // 1:30 AM

LOS ANGELES—Few mountains in moviedom are harder to climb than the one "Larry Crowne" has just tried to scale. Told in the unfashionable genre

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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