Patrick MichelsIn more than three decades as an animator, Henry Selick has lived not only at the edge of the film industry, but as a stop-motion animator, even the fringes of animation world. From The Nightmare Before Christmas to Coraline, though, audiences have gladly followed him out to the edge. ... More >>
Mike Tyson, who, oddly, is the subject of James Toback's documentary TysonTwo weeks ago, the AFI Dallas International Film Festival finally announced its complete line-up -- save for the closing-night title. Pardon -- titles. Because, as hinted at, the fest has opted for two final films: James Tobac ... More >>
We were asked not to say anything till later this week, but the full-page ad in yesterday's paper ran a week too early yesterday and jumped the starter's gun ... so, we're off. As it said in the AFI Dallas International Film Festival spread on Page 18A, this year's Star Awards recipients include Nea ... More >>
Wes Anderson takes Bill Murray out to sea and strands him there
Elf has all the trimmings of a holiday standard
The masterful Spirited Away soars through the looking glass
Sam Hamm writes great scripts. So why do they rarely get made?
Monkeybone, like a dream, is best when half-remembered
Barney's Great Adventure is enough to make you ask: Where's a killer meteor when you need one?
Phil Tippett and his studio--creators of Starship Troopers' murderous bugs--are envisioning the digital future of creature features
Walt Disney takes a bittersweet bite of Roald Dahl in James and the Giant Peach