Friday, January 17 2003
We don't know what's out there, but we're pretty sure it isn't up to any good.
Thursday, January 16 2003
This debut album by Tinariwen, also known as the Tuareg Rebel Blues Band, can seem the antithesis of Western pop music, even that generated by the engines currently driving the world music markets.
Presiding over this commotion is the series' preternaturally cool hero, the highly principled and motorcycle-riding Bill Sterling (Josh Brolin).
Joe Millionaire is intent on satisfying the backlash lust of women-hating men.
Abby's writers have an opportunity to develop more fully one character, and give a black woman a star turn.
Unfailingly disciplined, the Dardennes resist glib payoffs and easy answers.
Endeavors to complicate the standard black-white buddy dynamic.
Most often cast as sidekicks, Anthony Anderson has shown repeatedly that he can perform rings around supposed stars.
The women are also functions of a coherent narrative, made comprehensible as embodiments of historical patterns.
A movie of this sort depends on a relentless illogic.