Movie Stars

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Who Was at the Midnight Showing of Rock of Ages?

    "I hate Tom Cruise, but I'll still see it for the music." - My 49-year-old mother when discussing a Rock of Ages commercial. If that wasn't enough to make me interested in seeing the movie musical-cum-Broadway take on the late '80s Sunset Strip, then the thought of discovering who exactly would att ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 23, 2011
  • Film

    February 11, 2010
  • Calendar

    July 9, 2009
  • Calendar

    November 6, 2008

    Chicago Wisecracks

    The Second City comes to Dallas

  • Film

    March 20, 2008

    Not Taylor-Made

    Owen Wilson's a bad fit for an ass-kicking bodyguard

  • Calendar

    December 13, 2007

    Straight Gangsta

    See Goodfellas at the Inwood

  • Calendar

    November 15, 2007

    Raising Caine

    Michael switches roles at the Modern

  • Film

    October 18, 2007

    349 Movies to Go

    Preparing for the onslaught that is the Toronto Film Festival

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2007

    The Penn is Mightier

    At least I didn't run into Sean Penn in the bathroom ... So, which you like to hear about first -- what the AFI Dallas International Film Festival people are doing at the Toronto International Film Festival, or what I said to Sean Penn in the bathroom Saturday night after one of us had clearly had ... More >>

  • Film

    September 6, 2007

    349 Movies to Go

    Preparing for the onslaught that is the Toronto Film Festival

  • Calendar

    June 28, 2007
  • Film

    June 7, 2007

    The House Always Wins

    Ocean's Thirteen is a washed-up threequel. How much you wanna bet Hollywood makes a bundle?

  • Film

    May 17, 2007

    Brothers Grim

    Wendell Baker is a dysfunctional Wilson family affair

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2007

    AFI Fest Releases Lineup of Films and Guest List. Oh, Look: The Guy From Office Space

    Yes, we're very excited David Lynch and Lauren Bacall are coming to AFI. But, c'mon, so's Ron Livingston. Yeeaaah. We just received the complete schedule for the inaugural AFI Dallas International film festival, which opens with a screening of Music Within at the Majestic Theater on March 22 and clo ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 11, 2007
  • Blogs

    December 13, 2006

    Cruisin' with Cuban

    There's a big feature in The Los Angeles Times today about The Great Mark Cuban -- not tied to anything, from the looks of it, just a sort of "Hey, ya know, that Mark Cuban's a rich and interesting guy with a lot to say" kind of piece. The headline kind of gives it away: "Doing his own thing." Reall ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 9, 2006

    This Chili's Just Right

    Be a judge at the red hot Chile Pepperama

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2006

    Business as Usual

    George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh will no longer produce as Section Eight. But Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban will still work with both filmmakers at their respective production companies. Yesterday came word that George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh have decided to shutter their production company, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2006
  • News

    April 6, 2006

    Who Is That Guy?

    He plays golf with George Clooney. He clowns around with Chris Tucker. He's best buddies with Peri Gilpin. He's a pasty white dude named Steve Stodghill.

  • Calendar

    February 16, 2006

    Universal Song

    This love isn’t just black and white

  • Film

    December 9, 2004

    Faker's Dozen

    A rare superior sequel, Ocean's Twelve entertains with cinematic sleight of hand

  • Film

    March 4, 2004

    Mold School

    It's Hutch ado about nothing in this so-so remake

  • Film

    January 22, 2004

    Legally Bland

    Win a date with beautiful people in predictable romance

  • Film

    December 11, 2003

    Farrelly Mediocre

    The idiots what brung you Dumb and Dumber ain't funny no more

  • Culture

    November 6, 2003

    Free Will

    Another SNL vet may be the next Bill Murray. Seriously.

  • Film

    November 6, 2003

    Big, Wet Kiss

    Richard Curtis is in Love with love, so what's new?

  • Film

    September 11, 2003

    Damn Good Yankee

    In Once Upon a Time in Mexico, the outlaw Johnny Depp saves the day

  • Film

    May 29, 2003

    Safe, Cracked

    This new Italian Job, a remake better than the original, is a steal

  • Film

    May 22, 2003

    Heaven Help Us

    Jim Carrey has the power in Bruce Almighty

  • Film

    January 2, 2003

    Far From Happy

    The year's best featured plenty of Sad White Guys

  • Film

    June 13, 2002

    Internal Despair

    In The Believer, a Jewish student explores his inner Nazi

  • Film

    July 19, 2001

    Nothing Hill

    It's hard to fall in love with America's Sweethearts

  • Film

    January 18, 2001

    Evil Twin

    Sam Raimi peaked long ago, and The Gift proves that now he's coasting downhill

  • Film

    July 16, 1998

    Weekend gross

    The Farrelly Brothers make their mother very proud

  • Film

    March 19, 1998

    Camp confidential

    These Wild Things make nothing groovy

  • Film

    December 25, 1997

    Soft touch in the head

    Gus Van Sant's Good Will Hunting is all heart, no brain

  • Film

    November 20, 1997

    Wilted garden

    Heavy-handed direction plows under Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

  • Film

    July 31, 1997

    Perfect mess

    What's wrong with this Picture? Everything

  • Film

    July 24, 1997

    Going down

    Air Force One nosedives into an ocean of ennui

  • Film

    April 3, 1997

    Mother of monotony

    Inventing the Abbotts drowns in vanilla carnality

  • Film

    January 16, 1997

    Woody's melancholy baby

    Everyone Says I Love You offers a New York where everyone sings show tunes

  • Film

    January 9, 1997

    It's a wonderful life

    Marvin's Room makes suffering bearable, while Ghosts is just insufferable

  • Film

    October 12, 1995

    Dangerous liaisons

    To Die For is a witty, monochromatic look at media ambition

  • Film

    August 10, 1995

    Something to brag about

    Julia Roberts delivers a relationship comedy that doesn't betray us

  • Film

    February 16, 1995

    Dead bang

    Sam Raimi's gonzo Western The Quick and the Dead is ludicrously entertaining

  • Film

    December 22, 1994

    Natural women

    Little Women is an old-fashioned movie in the very best sense

  • Film

    November 24, 1994

    Iron butterfly

    Last Seduction star Linda Fiorentino revels in bitchiness

  • Film

    November 10, 1994


    Interview with the Vampire and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein try to invigorate the horror genre

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