The Best Films of 2010 | 11 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.
The Best Female Film Performances of 2010 | 4 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
The ladies really lit up the big screen, delivering the kind of brilliant acting work that makes picking a mere 20 that much more difficult, let alone unearthing a clear number one.
Graceful Grief: 'Nicole Kidman 4-Film Collection' | 10 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM
If, after taking in Cold Mountain, you’re not yet sick of watching Kidman wield enormous shotguns, she does this plenty more in The Others, where she plays -- you’ll never guess -- a woman trying to hold a household together as she awaits a lover who may or may not be returning from war.
'Rabbit Hole' Tackles a Heartbreaking Topic with Humor, Humanity and Grace | 18 Apr 2011 // 5:00 PM
Strange as it seems, Rabbit Hole derives a lot of its strength from its uplift.
Ordinary-er People: 'Rabbit Hole' | 10 Dec 2010 // 8:01 AM
When confronted with all the potential snares a story like this could fall into, the fact that director John Cameron Mitchell avoids them all stands as a significant creative achievement.
Day 4: TIFF 2010: Nicole Kidman, Harbinger of Doom | 17 Sep 2010 // 12:20 AM
The presence of queer directors at this year's TIFF is strong, as is the presence of women, both in front of and behind the camera.