What should we make of radiant Lincoln and blubbering Private Ryan?
The nominees for the cinematic super bowl, the 2012 Academy Awards, were announced yesterday, and as always there were a few of the year's best pictures and performances that were left warming the bench by the all-powerful Academy. Martin Scorsese's Hugo leads the game with 11 nods, beating out th ... More >>
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association just dispatched its year-end best-of, the whole list of which follows. Given my retreat from film crit in recent months -- though I did review We Bought a Zoo, opening Christmas week, and ... not bad -- I can't argue with this year's list as I've don ... More >>
Julian Schnabel sees only treacle in the story that inspired his Diving Bell
Spielberg's Munich rehashes a tale we've heard before
Spielberg, once more, is caught up in the thrill of the chase