Part Four: December 2009 | 10 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM
At last, dessert, with just a few more entrees tossed in to satisfy those coming late to the table. The big guns -- James Cameron, Clint Eastwood, Peter Jackson, Terrence Malik -- are still putting the finishing touches on their over the top treats, hoping that viewers will appreciate the care and craftsmanship that went into each one. As usual, it looks like the Hollywood heavyweights are once again saving some of the best for last.
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus | 22 Dec 2009 // 8:00 PM
As The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus deals with the loss of Heath Ledger, it is at once inelegant, oddly touching, deeply tragic and respectful.
'Dr. Parnassus' is Vintage Gilliam | 8 Jan 2010 // 10:00 AM
Pity poor Terry Gilliam. It seems like every time he steps behind the lens (or even thinks about doing so), his motion picture plans are
'Gilliam Curse' continues with 'Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus' | 8 Jan 2010 // 6:00 AM
You'd think Hollywood would love a resourceful director who can salvage a movie after the star dies in mid-production. Especially if he recruits A-listers Johnny
'Parnassus' director Terry Gilliam fights to keep 'freak show' real | 6 Jan 2010 // 1:00 AM
TORONTO — Terry Gilliam is not someone you'd expect to see lounging poolside at a luxury hotel. For almost three decades as a director, and before