Saturday, December 31 1994
It's a Depression-era musical laid on top of a chain gang escape film, inspired at once by Homer's 'The Odyssey' and Preston Sturges' screwball comedies. But outrageous as it might seem, this ultra-high-concept project suffers from a lack of inspiration.
Friday, September 23 2011
Like a needlepoint sampler made out of machismo and mountain oysters, O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a brilliant slice of period piecemeal magnificence.
Tuesday, August 23 2011
LOS ANGELES — By all rights, "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" should have been no more than a cult classic when it was released a decade