Saturday, October 31, 2009

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Kate & Leopold

No chemistry between the stars dooms the picture, but it's Meg who's out of place, not Hugh.

Monday, October 26, 2009


Actually, the best scene is from the beginning: he passes the Porsche by to get into a 70s muscle car.

The Bridge

The filmmakers knew they had documentary gold, but to actually film the bridge for a year waiting for a death...that's the wrong approach.

Thursday, October 22, 2009


How do you see the world? Pretty sure Palahniuk has an ultra-skewed view.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Alien Trespass

Meh. If I wanted to see an old B-movie sci-fi flick, I could just watch Plan 9 again.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Love's Labour's Lost

With synchronized swimming, floating dancing, and old-time tap, what can go wrong? Actually, the entire second half.

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Children of Dune (mini-series)

Once again, James McAvoy lifts technically sub-standard fare to something far more compelling.

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Sunday, October 11, 2009


Gaiman made Beowulf a letch? And just to create a more complete storyline? Shame on him.

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Amazing Grace

After pre-screening 30-odd films for the local film festival, anything with decent production values is a gale of fresh air.

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Where the Wild Things Are

Truly moving. A heartfelt testament to childhood, and discovering how to care for those around you.

Saturday, October 3, 2009