Pink Floyd's rock and roll masterpiece, The Dark Side of the Moon, turned 40 years old this weekend. If you don't already own a copy or three, consider checking it out. It's the best album by one of history's best bands, and you can find as easily in any record store in Phuket as you can in Philadel ... More >>
Jeanine Basinger explains why there are so few great marriage movies.
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 >>
Clint Eastwood's inspired take on a giant of the 20th Century in J. Edgar.
You know the drill: the fall movie season starts today, my pretties (my review of Contagion will be up soon...there's a reason it didn't make the preview). Yesterday we covered the first half of 2011's most anticipated upcoming releases, determined through a rigorous scientific analysis consi ... More >>
Better start off by telling you that Duran Duran is huge in the House With One F. The wife has an immense collection of rare singles on vinyl and CD, and bassist John Taylor is referred to only as "Happy Birthday Sweetheart" after wishing her just that when they met at the Four Seasons in Aus ... More >>
Our Ten Favorites from 2010 including Jackass 3D.
Mother and Child grapples with adoption (but only adoption).
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Michael Haneke and his brutal home invaders return to implicate you, again
A few weeks ago, because my XM radio unit and my heart are both perpetually stuck on the Eighties channel (XM 8), I started to notice how many of the seemingly innocuous pop songs from those pastel-tinged years had much heavier concerns. Perhaps those erudite Englishmen Duran Duran put it best in â€ ... More >>
An accessible narrative belies something much darker, and stranger, in Eastern Promises
Peter Jackson's King Kong earns its crown
Peter Jackson spares no expense for a Kong that's just too long
The Ring Two kills off logic to justify its existence
Sean Penn blames his problems on the president -- so what else is new?
Celebrating the overachieving, underhyped movies of 2004
Searching for the meaning of life in a movie that barely exists
Politically oriented matchmaking sites are surging toward the election
Even a stellar cast can't jump-start this dreary domestic drama
The latest comic-book movie might just kill you
In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed
The heart wants what the brain has to fight for in 21 Grams
Hudson and Watts cheese it up in France for Le Divorce
Kate gets the hard sell in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Gore Verbinski and Naomi Watts throw their hats into The Ring
David Lynch crashes on Mulholland Drive, but the wreckage is smashing