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Red Riding Hood

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Monday, January 9 2012

The Worst Films of 2011

Nothing is more punishing than a bad movie. With these ten, 2011's torture was truly painful.


Columns

Monday, May 30 2011

Trouble in Wonderland, or The Crisis of the Fairytale in Film

Live-action fairytale adaptations are more popular than ever, with Red Riding Hood just out and four others -- including two Snow Whites in the works. But film and the source texts do not effortlessly go together, and children emerge as the losers.


Reviews

Thursday, July 7 2011

'Red Riding Hood:' Overheated and Half-Baked

Red Riding Hood doesn’t have the teeth to bite into the thrumming subterranean eroticism lurking just beneath its overripe surface; but neither does it have the self-awareness (or self-confidence) to cross over the line into full blown kitsch.


Thursday, March 10 2011

'Red Riding Hood': What Happened to the Rabbit?

As the supernatural story is focused through Valerie's romantic travails, Red Riding Hood is mostly a jumble of clichés.


Blogs

Monday, May 2 2011

The Five Worst Films of Spring 2011

Only five!?!? If anything, the Spring of 2011 was more miserable than previous January to April junkfests.


Thursday, March 10 2011

What Every Female Adolescent Craves - Implied Wolf Sex: 'Red Riding Hood'

Like listening to an alcoholic deadbeat dad read a knock-off version of the famed fable to his inattentive, angry offspring, Red Riding Hood is no fun.


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