Everything continues apace in Woody Allen's latest comedy, and that's not so bad.
Woody Allen and two co-stars meet in L.A. to talk about his new film, To Rome With Love, and some old themes (art, death, love).
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 >>
Hollywood plunders meaning from the Holocaust again
No matter the run time and budget, Spike Lee's WWII drama is an epic bore
Tonight at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, it's former first lady Barbara Bush's turn to pick her favorite flick for the Movies Houstonians Love series. Her choice: Life Is Beautiful, Roberto Benigni's touching tale of a father's efforts to shield his son from the grim horrors of the Holocaust. ... More >>
Jim Jarmusch serves the perfect blend: Coffee and Cigarettes
From our innermost insecurities to the wildest flights of fantasy, 2002 stimulated both heart and head
Thursday, December 26
A bittersweet tale of German music makers before the fall
Chaplinesque Life uses humor against Holocaust horrors