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Tuesday, January 4 2011

The Best Male Film Performances of 2010

Heroes and villains, criminals and crazed creative types: the 20 best male performances of 2010 definitely run the dramatic/comedic character topography... with a few unusual turns tossed in for good measure.


Monday, July 19 2010

'The Runaways': Coming of Age in Pre-Punk, Glam Rock '70s Los Angeles

The Runaways isn't the faithfully detailed documentary biopic many fans were hoping it would be, but it's still a pretty spectacular rock 'n' roll story.

Friday, April 9 2010

The Runaways

Joan Jett stomps into a montage sequence under "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" -- a brief reminder for those of you who are not paying attention.


Thursday, April 8 2010

Queens of Noise: 'The Runaways' vs. 'Edgeplay'

Both films follow the same basic narrative path. A group of lost girls in mid-Me Decade LA hook up with a seasoned media huckster long past his prime, put together a hormonally charged music act, and struggle to be taken seriously.


Monday, March 15 2010

Jett set: Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning play pioneering female rockers in 'The Runaways'

Here's a challenge: Make a list of successful all-female rock bands, starting with The Runaways, the short-lived teen group from the 1970s. After the Go-Go's,

Monday, February 1 2010

Documentaries, always a festival strength, were better than ever and played off each other

PARK CITY, Utah — It's nobody's fault, really it isn't, but there's a gap between the way the just-concluded Sundance Film Festival is written about in

Friday, January 29 2010

Kristen Stewart is belle of the fest with two decidedly un-'Twilight' films

PARK CITY, Utah — Call it a casting fluke, call it kismet. In both of her movies premiering at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Kristen Stewart

Monday, January 18 2010

Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning get wild with 'The Runaways'

LOS ANGELES — Dakota Fanning's porcelain-doll features were swathed in exotic makeup and her blond hair coiffed into a feathery shag; she raised her umpteenth shot

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