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Thursday, January 15 2009

The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008

Unlike previous years, where classics came crawling out of the celluloid woodwork with regular reckless abandon, 2008 was more calm… and considered. That's not to say that choosing 30 top titles was hard. The difficulty in placing them in some manner of rank order suggests the actual depth of quality involved.


Tuesday, January 13 2009

Tough and Tender - The Top 20 Female Performances of 2008

Twenty talented ladies, 20 performances worthy of multiple little gold men. Unfortunately, as in all years, someone has to come out on top. But after looking over this impressive list, picking the preeminent turn of 2008 seems almost impossible.


Tuesday, January 13 2009

Iconic - The Top 20 Male Performances of 2008

Like the gladiators of old, 2008 resembles a battle of formidable acting gods, especially when looking over the 20 choices presented below. Indeed, if anything, choosing a winner requires more of a leap of faith than any amount of critical skill - they all were that good.


Thursday, September 11 2008

Talk, Talk, Talk: December 2008

Just like the end of an inspiring speech that may or may not succeed in making its point, these final four weeks before 2009 tend to define or defeat the entire awards season purpose.


Reviews

Sunday, May 31 2009

Revolutionary Road

For those who thought Mendes strayed from Yates' vision too much, give the commentary track a go. For everyone else: watch the emotional fireworks fly...


Tuesday, December 23 2008

Revolutionary Road

In Revolutionary Road, April is turned into the prize Frank wants to own and the puzzle he seeks to solve.


Blogs

Wednesday, December 24 2008

Winslet and DiCaprio Shine in 'Revolutionary' Drama

As long as they had Paris, they had hope. Actually, as frustrated suburban housewife April Wheeler would later reveal, it didn't have to be the


News

Thursday, February 12 2009

How Kate Winslet outdid herself to garner an Oscar nomination

Kate Winslet always was going to land a best actress Oscar nomination this year. That was understood. Otherwise, Vanity Fair wouldn't have put her on


Thursday, January 22 2009

Michael Shannon's small part in ‘Revolutionary Road' made a big impact

"There were no movie stars on that set," actor Michael Shannon said Monday of his latest film, "Revolutionary Road." Celebrity chroniclers and film fans might


Thursday, December 25 2008

In ‘Revolutionary Road,' Leo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet play a not-so-happy couple

NEW YORK - In "Revolutionary Road," Leonardo DiCaprio does not play a CIA agent, a reclusive multimillionaire or a South African diamond smuggler. Instead, he


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