And a dramatic piece of Mexican history.
It boasts impressive horror, but its ideas? Not so much.
The new Tom Hanks movie Larry Crowne was a bland bomb, but that's okay: He did publicity for it, and that means showing up on (just about any and all) talk shows as a guest. What makes a good talk-show guest? Someone who understands the dynamic -- you're not having anything close to a real conversa ... More >>
Forget the Tudors, Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine were the real love-hate story
Get Him to the Greek stars Russell Brand as a drug-infested rock star and Jonah Hill as the uptight assistant whose job it is to get him to a gig at the Greek Theater in LA.Three questions that can be resolved only by seeing the movie:
With his 2009 film Sherlock Holmes, out on DVD today, Robert Downey, Jr. joins a long line of distinguished and, hmmm, sometimes odd, actors to play Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's most famous detective. The first name that comes up is Basil Rathbone, who many consider the definitive Sherlock, making 14 ... More >>
Judd Apatow's pretty good year and much more
Matthew Vaughn hacks at Neil Gaiman's fantasy wonderland
Brad Bird does it again; health inspectors everywhere shaken to their core
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
Peter O'Toole gets randy with this starring role, his first in years
Just who the hell is showing at Aerosol Warfare Gallery?
Stephen Fry masterfully transcribes the wit of Waugh to the big screen
Brad's ripped and The Iliad's shredded in the scintillating spectacle Troy
Mick Jagger transforms Andy Garcia into The Man from Elysian Fields
In this Monte Cristo, revenge is a dish best served reheated
June 18 - 24, 1998
Fairytale is charming, inspiring -- and almost entirely fraudulent
The Actors Workshop is on-key and off-a-runnin' with Ken Ludwig's farce Lend Me A Tenor