Reviews > Film

25 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

World Traveler (2001)

World Traveler returns to the 'problem' of Cal's appearance, as several characters... remark on his beauty.

READ more

25 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Scorpion King (2002)

The Rock is a star, straight up.

READ more

25 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Murderous Maids (2002)

Murderous Maids proffers all the pieces to the case and yet never reveals a pattern.

READ more
Life or Something Like It (2002)

Most regrettably, Lanie's not a crazy chick at all.

READ more

25 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Les Destinées (2000)

As its title suggests, the pall of inevitability hangs over Les Destinées.

READ more

25 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Jason X (2002)

Jason X merely proceeds from one bloody splatter shot to the next.

READ more

25 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Cat’s Meow (2002)

'The Cat's Meow' insists, you can't go back to the good old days, because they were never so good as you think they were.

READ more

18 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Time Out (2001)

A surpassingly rich and urgent movie about the way we live now.

READ more

18 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Survivors (2002)

It's not as though 'The Survivors' takes its survivalists seriously.

READ more

18 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Nine Queens (2000)

Nine Queens' class analysis is acute, and narrowly focused on defining the characters.

READ more

18 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Murder by Numbers (2002)

'Murder by Numbers' isn't about solving the case; it's about solving Cassie (Sandra Bullock).

READ more

18 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Last Waltz (2002)

The Last Waltz still spirits a tingle up the spine.

READ more

11 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Sweetest Thing (2002)

The Sweetest Thing targets moviegoers who seek out the familiar and formulaic.

READ more

11 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Pauline and Paulette (2002)

It's not every day that you see an older adult with mental disabilities as the star in an internationally distributed film.

READ more

11 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Promises (2002)

When the children speak for themselves, 'Promises' is very powerful.

READ more
National Lampoon’s Van Wilder (2002)

National Lampoon's Van Wilder [is] the latest version of Maxim, the Movie.

READ more
Grey Gardens / Salesman - PopMatters Film Review
)

What makes the Maysles' work special lies in how they manage, by focusing so intently on their subjects, to elicit a body of information that the audience is compelled to examine for its possible meaning.

READ more

11 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Frailty (2002)

Moody, perverse, and full to busting with metaphorical cautions.

READ more

11 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

Changing Lanes (2002)

PULL.

READ more

4 Apr 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Piano Teacher (2001)

Haneke's films challenge not only media violence, but also unsuccessful satires of media violence, like Oliver Stone's indulgent, bloodily hedonistic 'Natural Born Killers'.

READ more
More Recent Reviews
//Mixed media
//Blogs

Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

READ the article