Geoffrey Rush

  • Film

    May 19, 2011

    Captain Jack Won't Die

    Searching for eternal life in the interminable Pirates of the Caribbean.

  • 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.

  • Film

    December 23, 2010

    Talk of the Nation

    How therapy saved the monarchy in The King's Speech.

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Stravinsky's Rite Of Spring: The Buzzfest Of Its Day

    ​This weekend, the Houston Symphony performs Igor Stravinsky's ballet Rite of Spring, which, before it was featured alongside a bunch of dying dinosaurs in Walt Disney's Fantasia, was probably most famous for sparking a full-blown riot upon its premiere in Paris in May 1913. Seriously - check out ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 22, 2009

    Etgar Keret

    This Israeli writer's been getting some impressive reviews

  • Film

    October 11, 2007

    Elizabeth: The Golden Age

    Cate camps it up for Queen Hard with a Vengeance

  • Film

    June 14, 2007

    Get Inside. It's Summertime!

    Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)

  • Film

    May 24, 2007

    Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

    It's time to throw Jack Sparrow overboard

  • Film

    July 10, 2003

    Depp's of the Sea

    In Johnny and the crew's slick and handsome Pirates of the Caribbean, more is somehow less

  • Film

    May 29, 2003

    Think Different

    Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies requires a brain cell or two?

  • Film

    October 31, 2002

    Queen of Pain

    Julie Taymor and Salma Hayek paint a spectacular portrait of Frida Kahlo

  • Film

    April 19, 2001

    Crazy from the Heat

    Boorman and Le Carré lose touch with their thrill-seeking personae in Panama

  • Film

    December 14, 2000

    Sex for Dummies

    Quills director behaves as if he were still making films for a puritanical age

  • Film

    August 5, 1999

    Hysterical Heroes

    Loony Mystery Men have the power only to make us laugh

  • Film

    December 24, 1998

    Buoyant Bard

    Smart Shakespeare In Love treads lightly into romantic comedy

  • Film

    November 19, 1998

    Throne Out

    Exotic Elizabeth has admirable themes but an addled plot

  • Film

    April 30, 1998


    Les Miserables is smart and sumptuous -- and way too tame

  • Film

    February 5, 1998

    Heart of Glass

    Too much symbolism (and too little sex) shatters Oscar and Lucinda

  • Film

    May 8, 1997

    Missing the Marx

    Children of the Revolution and Commandments could've been great black comedies

  • Film

    January 2, 1997

    Lost Keys

    Shine strikes a few false notes in its delicate tale of salvation