Taylor Hackford

  • Film

    January 24, 2013

    George Stark's Parker

    Rough guide to a rough guy

  • Film

    December 20, 2012

    Films of 2012: The Ultimate Review

    Quentin Tarantino emerges from a chaotic couple of years with his most ambitious film to date, Django Unchained. Will the academy really, really like it?

  • Film

    May 27, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 18, 2010

    Pop Rocks: With Friends Like These

    ​Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski remains under house arrest in Switzerland, awaiting possible extradition to the United States for fleeing sentencing after pleading guilty to "unlawful sex" with a 13-year old in 1977. His attorneys are, naturally, fighting this possibility, while a numbe ... More >>

  • Film

    December 4, 2008
  • Film

    November 1, 2007


    Joy Division portrait proves the exception to the rock biopic drool

  • Film

    November 17, 2005

    Hello, He's Not Johnny Cash

    Walk the Line never strays from the dull telling of a tall tale

  • Film

    October 28, 2004

    Messed Around

    As Ray Charles, Jamie Foxx turns an ordinary bio into an extraordinary one

  • Culture

    February 21, 2002

    Dead Cats

    Hecker's cartoons stretch from hope to despair

  • Film

    December 7, 2000

    Hostage Crisis: Day 143

    Proof of Life kidnaps the audience and makes it beg for mercy

  • Film

    February 27, 1997

    A Sharp Right

    In When We Were Kings, Ali delivers the performance of a lifetime

  • Film

    March 30, 1995

    A Dog's Life

    Kathy Bates makes an art of being a bitch in Dolores Claiborne