Subject:

Curtis Hanson

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2008

    Club X Marks the Spot

    Surely, you recall this: March 31, 2006: Amid rumors of drama in their marriage, [Britney] Spears shows up at Dallas' Club X to help [Kevin] Federline promote his upcoming CD. Federline yells to the crowd to "give it up for my wife for showing up at this event!" Turns out, it's the opening scene in ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    December 28, 2006
  • Blogs

    November 15, 2006

    Good News for Jackie Earle Haley

    In case you forgot, that's Jackie Earle Haley at the far right--Kelly Leak, the player's playa. Has it really been 30 years? For years it was a question that nagged at anyone who came of age with The Bad News Bears and Breaking Away: Whatever became of Jackie Earle Haley? No doubt, it nagged at Jac ... More >>

  • Film

    October 6, 2005

    Goy Gevalt

    In Her Shoes is pretty but useless, a Prada with a broken heel

  • Film

    July 15, 2004

    A Gift to Grief

    Jeff Bridges is at his swaggering best in a film about a couple wrecked by loss

  • Film

    February 20, 2003

    Cop Out

    Ellroy + Ayer = a familiar bad-cop movie in which L.A. burns

  • Film

    November 7, 2002

    Run, Rabbit, Run

    Pickins are Slim Shady, but Eminem busts out of a bad movie

  • Film

    December 28, 2000

    Just Good Enough

    A great 1999 made it just a decent 2000 in theaters

  • Film

    March 30, 2000

    High time

    John Cusack's romantic comedy about a man... and his record collection

  • Film

    February 24, 2000

    Wonder bread

    Curtis Hanson builds us a cheese sandwich out of Chabon's novel

  • Film

    February 4, 1999

    Through the past starkly

    Brian Helgeland gamely reimagines a pulp legend in Payback

  • News

    October 15, 1998

    Retouching Evil

    Using Detailed instructions left by Orson Welles, top film editor Walter Murch has remade "The Best b-Movie ever" -- Welles' Touch of Evil

  • Film

    March 19, 1998

    Camp confidential

    These Wild Things make nothing groovy

  • Film

    February 19, 1998

    Sucker punch

    In Palmetto, everything is as it seems to be--transparent and dull

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    Comfortably numb

    The best films of '97 either provoked or entertained

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    On the fringes

    Most of the year's best films were from the outside looking in

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    Hype and holler

    The best of 1997 was OK, but sometimes the worst was better

  • Film

    September 18, 1997

    Police brutality

    The terrific L.A. Confidential captures our worst suspicions of how the world works

  • Film

    September 11, 1997

    City of angles

    How Curtis Hanson turned James Ellroy's epic crime novel L.A. Confidential into one of the year's best films

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