Joel Schumacher

  • Film

    May 3, 2007

    Spider Bites

    Overstuffed plot, empty action ruin Spidey's run

  • Film

    February 22, 2007

    Omigod! This Is Stupid!

    Shocking numerical revelations await in Jim Carrey's totally freaking random thriller

  • Home Entertainment

    October 20, 2005
  • Film

    June 16, 2005

    Bat Cave-In

    The Dark Knight's origin story can't overcome its Baleful side

  • Calendar

    June 9, 2005
  • Film

    June 26, 2003

    Dead to Rights

    Stripped of pretention, Danny Boyle gets his mojo back in the zombie flick 28 Days Later

  • Film

    April 3, 2003

    Wrong Number

    Colin Farrell's stuck in a Phone Booth. Shoot, already.

  • Film

    June 6, 2002

    Miscue 9/11

    Hollywood drops another nuke in New York, and it's just a dud

  • Film

    August 16, 2001

    Untrue West

    He's cuddly, goofy and often a bore. Meet the new Jesse James.

  • Film

    April 19, 2001

    Pi in Your Face

    Director Darren Aronofsky makes films that resemble himself: smart and abrasive

  • Film

    January 25, 2001

    Vein Glory

    Shadow of the Vampire expertly taps into cinema's dark, rich heart

  • Culture

    July 13, 2000

    Win, lose, or draw

    Or: How do you bring a comic book to life without killing a superhero?

  • Film

    February 24, 2000

    Against the wall

    John Frankenheimer could have disappeared, but he refused to go away

  • Film

    March 4, 1999

    Hard copy

    Imitation is the lamest form of moviemaking

  • News

    March 5, 1998

    'Toon Man

    Robert Smigel is the hottest animator you've never heard of

  • Film

    November 20, 1997

    Blind faith

    Coppola brings little insight or verve to Grisham's The Rainmaker

  • Film

    June 19, 1997

    Batman on ice

    Joel Schumacher, not Mr. Freeze, kills the Dark Knight

  • Film

    July 25, 1996

    Time killer

    In A Time to Kill, the racial conflicts are just too black-and-white

  • Film

    August 31, 1995

    Lone Star Rising

    How obscure Texas actor Matthew McConaughey won the lead in Grisham's next big Hollywood thriller, A Time to Kill

  • News

    July 13, 1995
  • Film

    June 22, 1995

    Batman finally

    Joel Schumacher's Caped Crusader epic proves the third time's the charm