Marisa Tomei

  • Film

    October 6, 2011

    Ides of March: No Game Change

    Intrigue drowns out argument in political thriller.

  • Film

    July 1, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    The Dallas Mavericks Have Lost Two in a Row and Mark Cuban is Fightin' Mad!

    Actually, it's not confounding defeats to the Memphis Grizzlies and Atlanta Hawks that has Cuban peeved, but more so tonight's American Airlines Center invasion by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). (This is, after all, a blog named after an old rasslin' barn.) Cuban, never one to turn ... More >>

  • Film

    January 8, 2009

    The Wrestler: Lord of the Ring

    Mickey Rourke and Darren Aronofsky make visceral comebacks

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    Dallas Is a Nanny City After All, Courtesy The CW. Also: A Year-End Movie List.

    Two entertainment notes to start your day, including news of a new CW TV show set in Dallas. Don't know the name yet, or even it will be filmed here (calls are in to Dallas Film Commission director Janis Burklund), but its roots are reputable enough: Endemol USA, the production company heretofore kn ... More >>

  • Film

    November 15, 2007
  • Film

    November 1, 2007

    Sidney Lumet's Long Journey

    Venerable director returns with a devilish thriller

  • Film

    March 1, 2007

    Like Pigs to Slaughter

    Cast of old men in leather pants on the road to nowhere good

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Candy Caine

    Jude Law's Alfie puts a pretty face on what was an ugly story

  • Culture

    June 24, 2004

    Long Time No See

    Wait Until Dark pits a blind girl against three violent cons; Yankee goes south at DSM

  • Film

    April 10, 2003

    Fight Club

    Sandler and Nicholson yell at each other, and it's unpleasant

  • Culture

    March 6, 2003

    Non-fat Greek Wedding

    Brides run circles around doomed grooms in DTC's rough 'n' tumble Big Love

  • Film

    January 30, 2003

    Cosmic Debris

    Dancing, porn, foul language--with all that going for it, The Guru fails

  • Film

    October 17, 2002

    Just Not Enough

    Here's a romantic comedy you can Kiss goodbye

  • Film

    December 27, 2001

    Setting Son

    In the Bedroom, a couple's anguish turns to rage turns to rational madness

  • Film

    November 15, 2001

    In the Screening Room

    For the Deep Ellum Film Festival, the third time's the charm

  • Film

    September 13, 2001

    A Glitch in Time

    The love of her life may be crazy, but he also may be from the future

  • Film

    July 12, 2001

    Legally Bland

    Reese Witherspoon's talents are wasted in the muddy, unoriginal Legally Blonde

  • Film

    March 29, 2001

    Animal Instincts

    Someone Like You takes a good idea like "adult romantic comedy" and lifts its leg all over it

  • Culture

    February 22, 2001

    Harden's Crossing

    She's finally been invited to the Oscar party, but what will she do after the ball?

  • Culture

    January 4, 2001

    The Tired Gun

    Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing sight of a career

  • Film

    December 14, 2000

    Mel Sells Out

    What Women Want is a better movie than this two-hour Nike advertisement

  • Film

    October 12, 2000

    Viva la Vistas

    We had lost faith in local film festivals--until this one

  • Film

    September 14, 2000

    View to a Killer

    Keanu Reeves is mundane but mildly entertaining in The Watcher

  • Film

    February 24, 2000

    Booby trap

    Terror Firmer is a Troma-tic filmgoing experience

  • Film

    August 27, 1998

    Oys in the 'hood

    Restraint and good taste keep this film from knocking us on our tuchas

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    Battle scars

    The jolting Welcome to Sarajevo is often so real it hurts

  • Film

    May 11, 1995

    America, America

    The Perez Family and My Family chronicle the lives and dreams of immigrants