Thursday, September 12 2002
The first 13 episodes of 'The Jeffersons', collected on Columbia's new DVD, reveal why the show was not, after all, another 'All in the Family': its comedy was too broad to be taken seriously.
As 'Scratch' makes abundantly clear, by definition, scratching does not stand still.
Ben checks his mailbox, the camera zooms in to a computer screen filled with little email-message-envelope emblems, all from 'swimfan85.' Cue spooky music.
This 'Panic Room' DVD leaves you to figure the moves and angles.
Longley neither pretends to be impartial nor apologizes for his sympathies, and pays his potential audience the compliment of confidence in their intelligence and reason.
Barbershop's multiple charms are all sweet.
Wednesday, September 11 2002