Kate Winslet

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    Five Things We're Hoping Will be in Mattress Mac's Biggest Store Ever

    It's been a long time since Mattress Mac first started Gallery Furniture, starting off with $5,000 and making deliveries with his own truck. The slogan hasn't changed, but a lot of other things have. The main Gallery Furniture store is a labyrinth of a creation with furniture as far as the eye can ... More >>

  • Film

    March 20, 2014
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    January 30, 2014

    Jason Reitman's Labor Day Takes Too Much Work to Believe

    The film is so phony it must be the work of a pod person.

  • Film

    April 5, 2012

    I Love the '90s: Titanic 3D

    The shelf life of Clinton-era nostalgia is tested.

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    Relationships Suck: Top 5 Movies About Awful Couplings

    There is nothing more wonderful than being alone on Valentine's Day! Naturally, we are being sarcastic. As one half of a couple, Valentine's Day brings potential surprise engagements, co-worker jealousy-inducing flower deliveries, overpriced prix fixe dinners, a reason to shop at Victoria's Secret, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2012

    Movies You Should Watch: Five Oscar Losers That Were Also Worth the Win

    The movies that win the Oscar for Best Picture aren't the only ones that deserve your attention. Here are five films that were nominated, but lost, that we think are worth a screening.

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2012

    Golden Bozos: Your "Official" Live Blog For The 69th Golden Globes

    I know, we're all bummed out the Texans lost. But since you've been drinking anyway, you might as well crack open another one and sit through the one awards show even the People's Choice Awards can look down its nose at. I'll be updating this entry throughout the broadcast, so refresh often and try ... More >>

  • Film

    January 12, 2012

    White People Problems

    The parental rage of brownstone Brooklyn in Carnage.

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2011

    10 Bob Cratchits, Ranked from Worst to First

    God bless us, everyone.​Every fan of A Christmas Carol has their favorite Scrooges -- whether it's George C. Scott, Patrick Stewart or Mr. Magoo. But the role of Bob Cratchit is also crucial, and a slew of big names have taken their shot at it, with mixed results. It can be a tough role to p ... More >>

  • Film

    September 8, 2011


    Steven Soderbergh turns the star-studded Hollywood disaster flick on its head.

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    Despicable Me: Win Free Preview Passes, And See The Five Most Despicable Movie Characters

    Despicable Me, starring the voice of Steve Carrell, tells the tale of someone who's very despicable. Truly despicable.On the other hand, the character meets up with a couple of cute kids, and it's a cartoon, so we're guessing there's some redemption in the end.There's no redemption for the following ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2009

    Pop Rocks: Is Avatar Doomed?

    ​Catch James Cameron talking about Avatar on 60 Minutes last night? I thought it was awfully sporting of Viacom to throw some publicity at a movie it doesn't appear to have any stake in for once. Cameron, as usual, exuded confidence about the project. He explained his desire to make the film sinc ... More >>

  • Music

    May 21, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    For Yom HaShoah: Five Holocaust Movies To Avoid

    Today is Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day. Commemoration takes many forms, from synagogue services and the recitation of the Kaddish to candlelight vigils to -- according to Wikipedia -- the "viewing of a Holocaust-themed film." In my opinion, the final cinematic word on the subject is 1985 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2009

    Be Kate Winslet Or Cameron Diaz -- But Not A Famewhore, Please -- Right Here In Houston

    Remember that movie The Holiday? Strangers Cameron Diaz and Kate Winslet are both single and incredibly hot, and they connect on a house-exchange website, vacation at each others' homes in LA and Surrey, and find love along the way? ABC is doing a reality-show spin-off of the extremely realistic rom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2009

    Bar Refaeli, Sports Illustrated's New Cover Girl

    This young lady is Bar Refaeli, swimsuit model and the just-announced cover girl for Sports Illustrated's 2009 Swimsuit Issue. This young lady is also the girlfriend of one Leonardo DiCaprio. Now let's think about this for a moment.

  • Film

    January 8, 2009

    The Haunting on Revolutionary Road

    Winslet and DiCaprio awake to the nightmare

  • Film

    December 25, 2008

    The Reader Is Fundamental

    Winslet and Fiennes take the long and (Oscar-)worthy road to redemption

  • Home Entertainment

    May 3, 2007
  • Film

    December 7, 2006

    Woman's Glib

    The awful truth about Nancy Meyers

  • Film

    September 21, 2006

    All the King's Men

    Faithful King's adaptation drowns in ponderous metaphors

  • Film

    December 23, 2004

    From Major to Minor

    Why the best films of 2004 look like indies but aren't

  • Film

    December 23, 2004

    Leaning Sideways

    In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne

  • Film

    November 18, 2004

    Peter Panache

    J.M. Barrie gets a Hollywood makeover in Finding Neverland

  • Calendar

    September 9, 2004

    A Slave's Trade

    Edward P. Jones reveals another World

  • Film

    March 18, 2004

    Forget Me Not

    Inside the Spotless Mind is a big and beating heart

  • Film

    February 20, 2003

    Gale Farce

    Kevin isn't the only thing Spacey in this overlong death penalty drama

  • Film

    February 14, 2002

    Impressive Iris

    Eyre excels in the gripping story of a writer's descent into Alzheimer's

  • Film

    December 14, 2000

    Sex for Dummies

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

  • Film

    February 10, 2000

    Smoke Screen

    Jane Campion's latest has much to say about nothing at all

  • Music

    April 8, 1999
  • Film

    December 18, 1997

    Schlock Poetry

    Don't come looking for subtlety, but Titanic is a great big, romantic cornball success

  • Film

    January 23, 1997

    As He Likes It

    Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet may be complete, but something's still a little rotten

  • Film

    December 28, 1995

    The Year in Film

    Though not great, 1995 still produced some movies worth seeing (and reseeing)

  • Film

    December 14, 1995
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    December 1, 1994

    Friends and Fantasy

    Adolescent girls, murder, a kingdom of dreams: these are the ties that bind