- August 20, 2007 | The Movie Review
- Baby, You’re a Star. No, Really. That’s Your Role.
Stardust overcomes the silly obstacles it sets for itself. Plus: Leo’s scary documentary.
- August 13, 2007 | The Movie Review
- See Sickness
Pass the Dramamine, hold the popcorn: It’s the new Bourne flick.
- July 30, 2007 | The Movie Review
- The No-Spin Zone
Ice-cold facts illuminate the Iraq documentary No End in Sight. Plus: Dissent isn’t what it used to be.
- July 23, 2007 | The Movie Review
- There Goes the Ozone Layer
Hairspray lays it on real thick; Sienna Miller and Steve Buscemi go at each other brilliantly.
- July 16, 2007 | The Movie Review
- Not Another Teen Movie
The latest Potter is dark, dark, dark—and in need of some zit cream. It also one-ups the novel.
- July 2, 2007 | The Movie Review
- The Treatment
Michael Moore’s best film yet diagnoses a sick health-care system. Plus: Yearning rats, thrilling Herzog, and an overly burnished Evening.
- June 25, 2007 | The Movie Review
- Mariane’s Labyrinth
A Mighty Heart is a powerful journey down terror’s rat holes. Plus: French erotics and Hollywood piety.
- May 7, 2007 | The Movie Review
- Web 3.0
Spider-Man 3 is too good-hearted (and lofty). Also, would someone just let Kirsten Dunst fall already?
- February 12, 2007 | The Movie Review
- Spy vs. Spy
The Lives of Others appeals to our better—and baser—instincts. Factory Girl has no appeal at all.
- April 2, 2007 | Feature
- Lambs to the Slaughter: Watts, Circa 1977
In its crystalline restoration by the UCLA Film and Television Archive, Killer of Sheep can be seen (and reseen) as a great—the greatest—cinematic tone poem of American urban life.