The Best 30 Films of 2009 | 7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
In one of the rarest rating periods ever, several on the staff could successfully argue for any of the Top 30 choices as a potential number one. While not all classics, they remain the consistent cream of 2009's crop.
The Best Male Film Performances of 2009 | 5 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
Certainly, the multi-millionaire boy's club represented here is heavy on the dramatics and light on the more 'amusing' fare. But if you really give this list a meaningful perusal you'll see a few genre and jokester surprises along the way.
Lost In Translation, or, Why 'The Hangover' Can't Just Be 'The Hangover' | 10 Jul 2012 // 6:15 PM
Thanks to translation, the cult '60s British show The Avengers is known to French viewers as Chapeau Melon et Bottes de Cuir, literally "bowler hat and leather boots", a title which could be misconstrued for a show about bondage tips and foot fetish.
The Hangover | 17 Jan 2010 // 3:58 PM
In 2009, with the wars and economy tanking, The Hangover, for better or worse, was the movie we went to when we needed a laugh.
The Hangover | 4 Jun 2009 // 9:50 PM
The Hangover is yet another cinematic celebration of piggy boy grossity.