Douglas Fairbanks

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2013

    Celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Prohibition's Repeal With These Prohibition-Era Cocktails

    November 24, 1933, was a really good day. After 13 years of being unable to sell, produce, import or transport alcohol, thanks to the Anti-Saloon League and the passage of the 18th Amendment, Texas approved ratification of the 21st Amendment, ending Prohibition. Even though few drinkers had ceased ... More >>

  • Film

    September 26, 2013

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt Does It All in Don Jon, Except Dance

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt triumphs over online porn.

  • Film

    December 22, 2011

    The Silence of the Hams

    Jabber-free, The Artist joyfully resurrects Hollywood's past.

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2009

    Pop Rocks: Yoiks and Away

    ​When (if) you think of Robin Hood, you probably recall the devil-may-care outlaw in Lincoln-green tights who fought the forces of medieval oppression with a longbow and a band of merry men. If you're lucky, you've caught Errol Flynn's definitive performance in 1938's The Adventures of Robin Hood ... More >>

  • Film

    November 26, 2009

    Back in Action

    John Woo's killer instincts return — now if only his originalRed Cliff would return, too.

  • Film

    July 2, 2009

    Mann on the Run

    Johnny Depp is superb as John Dillinger in the fast and furious Public Enemies.

  • Calendar

    November 8, 2007

    The Mark of Zorro

    See the silent-film classic with a live orchestra accompaniment

  • Film

    January 18, 2007

    Behind Enemy Lines

    Letters sees WWII from Japanese POV, as Eastwood continues to chip away at the hero myth

  • Film

    June 1, 2006

    Kicking French Ass

    District B13 puts American action movies to shame

  • Film

    October 27, 2005

    Foiled Again

    Maybe it's time for this blade to stop swinging

  • News

    November 19, 1998

    The Patron

    Money can't buy love. But it can buy polo.

  • Film

    July 16, 1998

    Mark of the Zzzzs

    Lame Mask of Zorro lacks cojones

  • Film

    August 24, 1995

    Hot Shots

    Desperado hits the bull's-eye with a fusillade of bullets

  • Film

    May 25, 1995

    Mad Mel's Epic Adventure

    Mel Gibson puts himself on the line for Braveheart

  • Calendar

    May 5, 1994