Benjamin Bratt

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2014

    Law & Order: Houston Rap/R&B Edition

    Normally television on the weekends is a drag, a malaise of programs you find yourself absorbed in but would easily skip during the week. But come Saturday and Sunday, you're glued to the couch, and no show pulls this off more consistently than Law & Order. Doesn't matter, the show could use the ol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    If the American Music Awards Fell in the Forest, Would Anyone Hear Them?

    Last night, the American Music Awards were broadcast on ABC to record low ratings. A show that featured typically lackluster performances from artists far more interested in choreographed dance moves than actually singing and playing bordered on all-out awful at times, which begs the question: Are ... More >>

  • Film

    May 13, 2010

    Brown, Out

    Macho meets homo in the laudable but terrible La Mission.

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    A Preview Of The 2010 WorldFest, And A Chance To Win Big And See Stuff For Free

    The 43rd annual WorldFest kicks off this Friday. The "fiercely independent" film festival is one of the oldest international fests in the country, and the oldest independent festival in the world. Many directors you may have heard of received their first awards here, including Steven Spielberg, Joh ... More >>

  • Film

    September 29, 2005

    The Opposite of Suck

    Mike Mills's debut is smart, funny and gorgeously sad

  • Film

    August 11, 2005

    Unknown Soldiers

    The Great Raid's compelling story never comes to life

  • Calendar

    May 5, 2005
  • Film

    March 24, 2005

    Ugly Duckling

    Sandra Bullock fires off another Miss

  • Film

    January 13, 2005

    Extended Sentence

    A convicted pedophile earns his release but can't escape from himself

  • Film

    July 22, 2004

    Meow Mixed

    Catwoman prompts both purrs and hisses

  • Film

    January 24, 2002

    Hero and Villain

    Miguel Piñero, and the film about him, capture the beautiful and the ugly

  • Film

    January 4, 2001

    War Games

    With Traffic, Steven Soderbergh takes an unblinking look at America's drug policies

  • Film

    December 28, 2000

    Eager to Please

    Intended as irony, the title of Miss Congeniality really says it all

  • Film

    March 2, 2000

    True Blue

    Madonna, the unlucky starlet, is as bad as ever in The Next Best Thing