The 40 Best Films of 2011 | 22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.
Movies 2011: Out of the Past | 18 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
Super 8, The Muppets, and some of the other great movies of 2011 owe plenty to movies of the past. And they pull off a neat trick too: they're as vivid and delightful as your memories of those movies.
Are You a Man or a Muppet? 'The Muppets' | 20 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM
My childhood has been thoroughly mined for questionable Hollywood fodder, and I was gun shy, lest this become another Transformers or G.I. Joe-sized travesty against the beloved institutions of my youth.
'The Muppets': Miss Piggy Forever | 23 Nov 2011 // 7:30 AM
For all the diverting fun and silly gags, along with Fozzie Bear's fart-shoes and Miss Piggy's infinite ego, the Muppets make it their business not to condescend to their viewers.