The latest from Gondry's brilliant, contradictory brain.
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 >>
The film is so phony it must be the work of a pod person.
The shelf life of Clinton-era nostalgia is tested.
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 >>
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.
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 >>
The parental rage of brownstone Brooklyn in Carnage.
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 >>
Steven Soderbergh turns the star-studded Hollywood disaster flick on its head.
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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.
Winslet and DiCaprio awake to the nightmare
Winslet and Fiennes take the long and (Oscar-)worthy road to redemption
The awful truth about Nancy Meyers
Faithful King's adaptation drowns in ponderous metaphors
Why the best films of 2004 look like indies but aren't
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne
J.M. Barrie gets a Hollywood makeover in Finding Neverland
Edward P. Jones reveals another World
Inside the Spotless Mind is a big and beating heart
Kevin isn't the only thing Spacey in this overlong death penalty drama
Eyre excels in the gripping story of a writer's descent into Alzheimer's
Quills director behaves as if he were still making films for a puritanical age
Jane Campion's latest has much to say about nothing at all
Don't come looking for subtlety, but Titanic is a great big, romantic cornball success
Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet may be complete, but something's still a little rotten
Though not great, 1995 still produced some movies worth seeing (and reseeing)
Adolescent girls, murder, a kingdom of dreams: these are the ties that bind