Peter Weir

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Ten Goosebump-Inducing Movie Score and Soundtrack Moments Not From John Williams

    A scene from The Royal Tenenbaums.​Hey, it's almost Oscar season! Well, kind of. This much is sure: The summer's about to crest and the shitty movies will finally wash ashore like a dead, bloated whale. Then, the good films will come! You know the Hollywood drill -- and, often, it involves Hollywo ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 17, 2011
  • Film

    January 20, 2011
  • Film

    February 9, 2006


    Harrison Ford runs smack into a Firewall, poor guy

  • Film

    November 13, 2003

    Cruise Control

    Peter Weir masters the sea epic--and Russell Crowe

  • Film

    January 30, 2003

    Twisted Logic

    The Recruit is full of surprises--too many, in fact

  • Film

    August 23, 2001

    Gal Pals

    Lost and Delirious takes its advice-column message way too seriously

  • Culture

    May 4, 2000

    The final cut

    DVDs pull back the curtain on the movies, but do you really want to see the Wizard?

  • Film

    October 7, 1999

    Celluloid as sedative

    In a perfect world, movies as dull as Random Hearts wouldn't get made

  • Film

    March 25, 1999

    TV or not TV?

    Ron Howard fiddles with the question

  • Film

    February 18, 1999

    Day in, day out

    Motherhood and career get a modest, low-key look in The 24-Hour Woman

  • Film

    December 31, 1998

    A slightly dirty dozen

    Although many standout films were released in 1998, no one movie really stood out

  • Film

    December 3, 1998

    Pop culture apocalypse

    Don't say The Last Big Thing didn't warn you

  • Film

    June 4, 1998

    Camera ready

    In The Truman Show, a hypernormal Jim Carrey dives into the world of TV--and brings us a "message film" that almost works