Mike Nichols

  • Film

    August 2, 2012

    A Little From Our Files

    Re-reviewing the re-release of The Graduate.

  • Calendar

    August 2, 2012
  • Calendar

    October 29, 2009
  • Culture

    October 9, 2008

    Lipstick on a Pig

    Drag treatment turns Legends' saggy script into knockout comedy; Doubt leaves suspicions in the air

  • Film

    December 20, 2007

    Moolah for Mullahs in Charlie Wilson's War

    All aboard the '80s way-back machine for Mike Nichols' good time Charlie

  • Film

    December 13, 2007


    Controversy aside, The Kite Runner just won't fly

  • Home Entertainment

    September 13, 2007
  • Culture

    June 28, 2007


    Not exactly Dead Parrot: The Musical, but close; new season lineups promise star turns

  • Culture

    June 7, 2007

    Playing Rough

    Party games push the fear factor in Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

  • Calendar

    April 12, 2007
  • Film

    January 4, 2007

    Predator vs. Predator

    Everyone's miserable in Patrick Marber's latest, and it feels so good

  • Calendar

    July 7, 2005

    Chin Up

    Bruce Campbell on making love and screaming brains

  • Film

    December 30, 2004

    From Major to Minor

    Why the best films of 2004 look like indies but aren't

  • Film

    December 2, 2004

    Closer to Fine

    Urban savages wage war over sex in Mike Nichols' dreadfully funny new film

  • Dining

    September 23, 2004

    Past Prime Time

    Where do people over 40 hang out?

  • Film

    August 12, 2004

    Yes, You Can

    In the Garden State, home is where Zach Braff's heart is

  • Film

    July 12, 2001

    Legally Bland

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

  • Culture

    April 26, 2001

    Fatal Flaw

    DTC's Wit is too cheery for its own good

  • Culture

    March 22, 2001

    Flying Blind

    Airy dialogue twists Tongue of a Bird

  • Culture

    June 29, 2000

    Big words vs. big guns

    Support (taped) theater

  • Culture

    June 1, 2000

    Attack Dog

    Kitchen Dog flashes deadly fangs in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

  • Film

    March 2, 2000

    You can prick your finger...

    Garry Shandling's Planet is a very shambling mess

  • Calendar

    July 22, 1999

    Blowing out the '70s

    Bravo for the decade that keeps on giving

  • Calendar

    April 15, 1999

    Night & Day

    April 15-21, 1999

  • Film

    December 31, 1998

    Eight is enough

    Hollywood mainstream in the slipstream: hits, misses, remakes, and blasts from the past

  • Film

    December 10, 1998

    Money changes everything

    A Simple Plan dishes up a frozen treat from a moral deep freeze

  • Culture

    July 23, 1998

    Laughing at death

    Theatre Three carries the humor on a long road through Mamet, May, and Allen

  • Film

    March 19, 1998

    Four-year itch

    Primary Colors mixes comedy with civic-minded goo and revue-sketch impersonation

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    Comfortably numb

    The best films of '97 either provoked or entertained

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    Hype and holler

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

  • Film

    April 17, 1997

    Mia & Peter & Liza & Mazursky

    The USA Film Festival offers an unapologetic orgy of movie delights

  • Film

    March 7, 1996

    Queens of the absurd

    Robin Williams and Nathan Lane flitter about The Birdcage