The Best DVDs of 2009 | 7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
Let's face it, when the content inside is less than meaningful, how better to market your particular movie than with plenty of digital packaging bells and whistles. Many of our 2009 choices reflect this strategy. Others are great all by themselves.
The New Classics - The 30 Best Films of 2008 | 15 Jan 2009 // 3:00 PM
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.
Exquisite Agony | 18 Dec 2008 // 2:59 PM
This holiday season, Mickey Rourke (in The Wrestler) and Will Smith (Seven Pounds) suffer for all us sinners.
The Wrestler | 30 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM
Like 'The Ram', we do whatever we can to make it in this world with our dignity or our bodies – though rarely both – intact.
The Wrestler | 16 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM
Just four minutes into The Wrestler, it looks like Randy has good reason to cling to his past, as his present is so exceedingly unpleasant.
Rourke's Rennaisance Mirrors that of this 'Wrestler' | 19 Dec 2008 // 6:33 AM
Man is not a perfect machine. He is flawed, easily broken, capable of incredibly feats and destined to die off damaged and corrupt. Luckily for
Mickey Rourke put steely determination into preparing to play 'Iron Man 2' villain | 5 May 2010 // 2:22 AM
When Mickey Rourke talks about the busy state of his career, the gritty actor who made a remarkable comeback two years ago with "The Wrestler"
Mickey Rourke wrestled with Russian role for 'Iron Man 2' | 30 Apr 2010 // 1:01 AM
Mickey Rourke was jailed on a recent trip to Russia. That wouldn't be news, except this time the hell-raising actor was doing research. His voluntary