It's shtick and explosions for the great Robert Downey, Jr.
Daniel Day-Lewis and Steven Spielberg ably fill the hat.
More culture-clash yuks than comedy revolution.
Looking back on the year in movies, and what's coming in 2012.
Scorsese milks the 3D trend for his timeless cause in Hugo.
It'll be the feel-good movie of the year.On the Geologic Internet Time Scale, the news of Osama bin Laden's death took place almost a century ago. We're already fondly recalling our whereabouts when we heard the fateful news (drinking beer and watching The Killing...NEVAR FORGET) and relivi ... More >>
Jake Gyllenhaal goes to the gym, but cannot beef up The Sands of Time.
Stuck in the asylum with Martin Scorsese — head-trip Shutter Island is the good kind of insane.
Each Tuesday, Coming to the Small Screen will take a look at offbeat, newly released DVDs.Let's start off with the most unexpected, first -- Flexing with Monty. The fact that Sally Kirkland is in the cast might have something to do with the fact that Hollywood heavyweights Sean Penn and ... More >>
Today is Good Friday, so named because it's the day they finally offed that pompous windbag from Nazareth who would just not shut up about all his "Love your brother" crap. Have you met any of my brothers?Of course, the powers-that-be decided they wouldn't just kill Jesus, they had to torture him a ... More >>
Horror movies walk a chainsaw-thin line between frightening and unintentionally hilarious. In fact, so many inadvertently end up on the wrong side of this boundary it's hard to compile a list of bad horror movies that numbers less than a thousand. For that reason, this list will include categories o ... More >>
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
"Yes, it's true that I got most of my ideas from Mr. Lay..." In his speech at the Ken Lay memorial service, the Rev. William Lawson compared the former Enron honcho to Jesus, the lynched James Byrd and Martin Luther King, Jr. We've found the notes Lawson used in preparing his speech; here are so ... More >>
Lucky Number Slevin plays Tarantino's game, without Tarantino's results
Polanski's Oliver Twist misses the grit of Dickens's classic
Aaron Eckhart and Ben Kingsley struggle through floundering frights
A '60s British TV series gets an extreme makeover
The big-screen dames of cinema 2003 will keep you watching
Mira Sorvino plays a boy to get her man in The Triumph of Love
England's Sexy Beast gives the American gangster genre a lesson it won't forget
Garry Shandling is alien indeed in What Planet Are You From?
Worldfest-Houston offers movies you won't otherwise see
Fairytale is charming, inspiring -- and almost entirely fraudulent
Species mixes sex, sci-fi and screams for some silly fun
Freed from his earlier studies in pop redemption, the prince of schmaltz has made what might be the year's best movie