The birth of psychoanalysis in A Dangerous Method.
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 >>
Did not make the cut.In my review of The Hangover Part II, I made a comment about the seeming preponderance of male genitalia on the big screen lately. The phenomenon has been limited primarily to comedies because, let's face it, penises are pretty damn funny looking. Judging by that screeni ... More >>
Neither horrific nor disasterrrific, Cormac McCarthy adap takes the path of least resistance.
Hollywood plunders meaning from the Holocaust again
Tom Cruise plots to kill Hitler in his latest impossible mission
Ed Harris goes traditional
An accessible narrative belies something much darker, and stranger, in Eastern Promises
Kick off the fall season with a frightful film festival and some freaky props
When David Cronenberg picks up a pistol, Violence begets comedy
Life and style outside the Loop are examined in "Fashioning Arcadia"
The weirdo auteur drives morbidly toward his own money shot in The Brown Bunny
Like America's current leaders, Viggo and Hidalgo try to "enlighten" the Arabs with Western justice
The Return of the King rules
On his maiden voyage, veteran director Peter Weir masters the sea epic
The action's much meatier in Jackson's second Rings film
We're off to see the wonderful wizards of The Lord of the Rings
Alcoholism undergoes the Sandra Bullock treatment in 28 Days
Van Sant pumps fresh blood into his tribute to the classic
Matthew McConaughey and Renee Zellweger take a Chainsaw to their careers
G.I. Jane traps a testosterone-poisoned lunkhead in Demi Moore's body
Jane Campion's adaptation of Henry James gets everything wrong
Daylight is hopelessly dim