Tuesday, September 4 2012
When he sings, “I am the captain of my soul” on “Lonely No More”, the song resonates with echoes of Jack London more than Walt Whitman.
Monday, November 28 2011
Tabloid isn't Errol Morris' greatest film, but it's awfully good and worth repeated viewings.
Friday, January 22 2010
This is a surprisingly respectful and touchingly mournful drama that operates as a cautionary tale, a true crime recreation, and a tribute to a loved and missed daughter.
Thursday, October 8 2009
Guthrie sounds half-baked and that’s a good thing, because it keeps him musically loose and lets him tell his shaggy dog tales unselfconsciously.
Monday, July 27 2009
Not very Brave and Wild
Monday, August 22 2011
As one of the last great American oaters ever, The Magnificent Seven more than lives up to its name. It's a great piece of filmmaking folklore and that rarest of rarities -- a seemingly unnecessary adaptation that actually works, and works well.