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 >>
Jeff Bridges shines as a country music has-been. Will the elusive Oscar finally be his?
The Super Bowl is about more than just gorging ourselves on lite beer and fatty foods before calling in sick to work on Monday: it's about terrorism, and transsexualism, and the dread that comes from knowing your bookie is going to have your legs broken because Whisenhunt called for a meaningless 4 ... More >>
Celebrating the overachieving, underhyped movies of 2004
Demme's Candidate overhaul goes for the knowing giggle
Silly Caucasian boy Tom Cruise likes to play with Samurai swords
Robert Altman wants your attention, if not your affection
John Frankenheimer influences a new generation of thrill seekers with Reindeer Games