Movies are alive in the Age of McConaughey.
John Hyams is dedicated to the abstract and the ass-kicking.
With Holy Motors, the Great Director returns in a rush.
The birth of psychoanalysis in A Dangerous Method.
Looking back on the year in movies, and what's coming in 2012.
You know the drill: the fall movie season starts today, my pretties (my review of Contagion will be up soon...there's a reason it didn't make the preview). Yesterday we covered the first half of 2011's most anticipated upcoming releases, determined through a rigorous scientific analysis consi ... More >>
Honestly, do you really care?I write a lot about Hollywood's obsession with remakes because I'm a movie buff, first and foremost, and because as a "writer" it's easy to milk an announcement of the latest atrocity from Platinum Dunes for 750 indignant words regarding the creative demise of Hollywo ... More >>
The latest release out of Red Tree Studios is a nine-song pop package by a slacker named James Caronna, Everybody Wants to Be in Love. If you were to put James Blunt and Jason Mraz in the telepod in David Cronenberg's The Fly, James Caronna is exactly what you would come out with. Alternating ... More >>
The Terminator is back. Plus lots of other movies we can't wait to see this season.
Each Wednesday, Rocks Off arbitrarily appoints one lucky local performer or group "Artist of the Week," bestowing upon them all the fame and grandeur such a lofty title implies. Know a band or artist that isn't awful? Email their particulars to firstname.lastname@example.org. Here at Rocks Off we’ ... More >>
An accessible narrative belies something much darker, and stranger, in Eastern Promises
Health, in life and film, dominates Cannes
Fantastical meets political in this stunning for-adults-only fairy tale
Throwaway gags and mad obsessions energize The Science of Sleep
When David Cronenberg picks up a pistol, Violence begets comedy
In The Butterfly Effect, Ashton Kutcher comes unstuck in time
Distributors still don't honeymoon with small romantic comedies
Unlike John Nash, Spider sees little triumph over schizophrenia
You'll bust at the comic, cosmic carnage of Jason X
Noisy Rush Hour 2 mistakes volume for humor
Hudson Marquez: "High Heels and High Performance"
The Spanish Open Your Eyes toys with reality
Comic eXistenZ turns erotic mind games into sigh-fi
Atom Egoyan asks who's to blame for a tragedy. But he offers no answers.
After Extreme Measures, Hugh Grant's career is in stable condition
Species mixes sex, sci-fi and screams for some silly fun