Desplechin's A Christmas Tale is the gift this season needs
The Modern goes to Synecdoche
Art imitates life imitating art in Charlie Kaufman's latest
Go ahead, step behind his filing cabinet
Reflecting its moment, Cannes 2008 takes a decidedly serious tone
Ferrell doesn't quite ground this artificially whimsical comedy
Throwaway gags and mad obsessions in Gondry's wondrous fantasy
Dot the I wants to mess with your head. Yep, it's a mess all right.
An experimental director and a harrowing tale fit The Jacket perfectly
Why the best films of 2004 look like indies but aren't
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne
Intermission kicks through the debris of modern Ireland
Charlie Kaufman exists. He really does. Ask him.
Inside the Spotless Mind is a big and beating heart
George Clooney impressively toys with the twisted delusions of a game-show producer
Reissues dominated, but an international crop of films yielded some good harvest
The year's best featured plenty of Sad White Guys
Ignoble savages go ape in Human Nature
What will 1999 be remembered for -- Malkovich's head or Cartman's ass?
The acclaimed rock-video director has made one of the year's oddest, funniest films. So why is he scared of his own shadow?
The power of puppetry propels the brilliant Being John Malkovich