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Daniel Day-Lewis

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    Dwight Howard, Thespian: For The Academy's Consideration

    We know you'll be tuning in to catch the new kids' sitcom Mighty Med on Disney XL because Bears vs. Packers, that's not a rivalry game or anything on Monday Night Football. We can only say that those who do switch on Disney shall be rewarded with a performance that leaves Kenneth Branaugh, Daniel D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2013

    George Washington: Fan of the Native Americans (Even Though He Calls Them Indians)

    It's pretty much common knowledge in our country that once America got discovered the Native Americans pretty much should have taken a good hard look at the guys in the Pilgrim hats and told them to get back on their boats and back across that ocean, pronto. Obviously that didn't happen - or, you k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2013

    RiFF RaFF and Hip-Hop's Greatest Method Rappers

    There's an idea floating around in the pools of rap consciousness that most guys within the genre are merely method actors on par with Daniel Day-Lewis in Lincoln. Rick Ross might have already secured a few Academy Awards with his confusing portrayal of a flamboyant mafioso kingpin who dwells in mat ... More >>

  • Film

    December 20, 2012

    The 2012 Village Voice Film Critic's Poll

    Movies are alive in the Age of McConaughey.

  • Film

    December 20, 2012

    On His Majesty’s Secret Service

    In Hyde Park on Hudson, it’s patriotic to pleasure a president.

  • Film

    November 15, 2012

    Lincoln: A Tall, Tall Film

    Daniel Day-Lewis and Steven Spielberg ably fill the hat.

  • Film

    September 6, 2012

    Paul Thomas Anderson, The Master's Master

    Talking 70mm, Joaquin Phoenix, and researching Scientology for his sixth and most anticipated film

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    For President's Day: The Best Movie Portrayals of 15 Presidents

    Portraying presidents on screen is always tricky. Crass imitation makes the thing look like a comedy skit, but completely ignoring the mannerisms and voice that people know doesn't work either. There have been some laughingly inept acting jobs when it comes to the 44 people who have been the countr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    5 Movies That Wouldn't Exist Without George Harrison

    After giving the deluxe documentary treatment to Bob Dylan (No Direction Home) and the Rolling Stones (Shine a Light), Martin Scorsese now trains his camera on George Harrison for George Harrison: Living In the Material World, his two-part film about the "Quiet Beatle" that airs at 8 p.m. tonight an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2011

    This Week in Deliciousness

    That's not Jesus, that is clearly Rasputin. This pierogi will take ages to destroy.​Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where our skin is getting tan and leathery, our forearms like bronze hamhocks, our necks like freshly-stained rawhide, our nipples like crisp yet moi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2011

    You Talkin' to Me? Seven Musical Moments in Martin Scorsese Films

    ​We scoured the Internet, like we do for at least nine hours a day, for an excuse to embed Scorsese clips into one, organized blog post. Lucky for us, we found that timeliness was applicable: the 35th anniversary edition of Taxi Driver is out on Blu-Ray! We'll probably stick to our used copy t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2011

    Oscar Night 2011: The Live Blog!

    ​We are only less than three hours out from bringing you live-blogging coverage, right here, of this year's Academy Awards, and we are more than excited to take you through the night for every win, loss, awful dress, awesome dress, foible, and foul-up Hollywood throws our way.

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2010

    Cyrus: Win Free Preview Passes To A Movie Where John C. Reilly Does Not Play A Cop

    Face of a cop, apparently​Cyrus is a quirky comedy starring Jonah Hill, Marisa Tomei and John C. Reilly.Reilly plays a guy whose romance with Tomei gets complicated by her relationship with Hill, a son who's kind of challenging.Reilly does not play a cop. Actually, he hasn't in a while, but starti ... More >>

  • Film

    December 24, 2009

    Director's Block

    Fantasy meets harsh reality as Rob Marshall takes on a Fellini classic.

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2009

    It's 09-09-09. This Is A Big Deal To Some People, Somehow

    ​Everyone's making such a big deal out of today: It's September 9, which means it's 9/9/09.It is, according to one site, "the last set of repeating, single-digit dates that we'll see for almost a century (until January 1, 2101), or a millennium (mark your calendars for January 1, 3001), depending ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    Why Robert Downey, Jr. Will Not Win for Best Supporting Actor

    I finally saw Tropic Thunder this past weekend on DVD, and my God, it was hilarious. Fantastic, funny, full of Hollywood-stabbing humor, and Tom Cruise completely won back all of my respect with his part as Les Grossman. SO, that said. Robert Downey, Jr. needs to win for Best Supporting Actor thi ... More >>

  • News

    July 24, 2008

    Homeland Security Won't Let a Former IRA Man Out of Prison

    After living in the U.S. for 25 years, Pól Brennan is now stuck on the Texas-Mexico border

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2008

    Saturday Night: Radiohead in the Woodlands

    Check out our slideshow of Radiohead in the Woodlands... Radiohead May 17, 2008 Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion Better Than: Mindlessly spending the economic stimulus check Dubya so graciously decided to give back to us. Download: The original soundtrack for last years Daniel Day-Lewis jugger ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 31, 2008

    Alls I’m Sayin’ is Juno Better Win Best Picture

    Dude, do you think the quirky, true-to-life, whip smart Juno will win the Academy Award for Best Picture? Alls I’m sayin’ is, it better. The problem is, I don’t think it will. Why? Because it isn’t the kind of film the Academy likes to reward with a Best Picture. Why? Because it isn’t abou ... More >>

  • Film

    January 10, 2008

    There Will Be Blood

    An epic gusher strikes oil, and then some

  • News

    December 27, 2007

    The Year In Film

    Judd Apatow's pretty good year and much more

  • Home Entertainment

    April 19, 2007
  • Film

    October 5, 2006

    Bait and Switch

    A hero of the Hong Kong new wave returns the compliment

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Turkeys of the Year

    Just stuff 'em

  • Film

    March 31, 2005

    Rose in Bloom

    The daughter of a hippie recluse grows to see the world her own way

  • Film

    January 2, 2003

    Back to the Future

    Most of this year's best won't be seen until next

  • Film

    December 19, 2002

    Mean Streets

    Martin Scorsese looks at the roots of New York's violence, with mixed results

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    More Troubles

    As The Boxer, Daniel Day-Lewis K.O.'s a weak script

  • Film

    December 19, 1996

    That Old Black Magic

    After 40 years, The Crucible's melodrama still works its spell

  • Film

    April 6, 1995

    Lover Men

    Three films offer differing takes on the myth of the romantic hero

  • Film

    October 6, 1994

    Song of India

    Alone at last, Ismail Merchant strikes out

  • Film

    January 20, 1994

    The Belfasters

    Be glad that In the Name of the Father was made. But don't expect this Irish movie to leave anyone's eyes crying.

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