- September 11, 2006
- De Palma Does Dahlia
The master of the smart thriller takes on Ellroy’s tale of Hollywood brutality.
- August 28, 2006 | The Movie Review
- Cut Them Some Inner Slack
Mutual Appreciation is a sharp comedy about soft living.
- August 14, 2006 | The Movie Review
- Up From the Ashes
Oliver Stone’s strenuously apolitical World Trade Center.
- August 14, 2006
- Summer of Streep
It’s Meryl’s moment. Yet again.
- August 7, 2006 | The Movie Review
- Sea, Sun, and Hungry Sex
Why Miami Vice is such delirious eye candy. Plus: Woody Allen’s sweet smell of near success.
- July 24, 2006 | The Movie Review
- M. Narcissus Shyamalan
Lady in the Water drowns in the pool of its director’s self-regard; Edmond is Mamet uncut.
- July 17, 2006 | The Movie Review
- The Depp, Depp Sea
Who cares about plot? The Pirates sequel is a wild ride all the same. Plus: a French alter-ego trip.
- July 10, 2006 | The Movie Review
- Gods and Monsters
Superman Returns doesn’t exactly whiz by, and The Devil Wears Prada is rather too petite.
- June 26, 2006 | The Movie Review
- Unlucky Blokes
Masterful propaganda about Gitmo’s “Tipton Three”—and mindless pleasure courtesy of Keanu and Sandra.
- June 19, 2006 | The Movie Review
Cars is too nice for its own animated good. Plus: Wordplay’s fluidity and James Toback’s madness.