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February 27, 2008

Total Recall: Fairy Tales for Grownups

On the festival circuit, Penelope, starring Christina Ricci as a pig-nosed recluse embarking upon the modern world for the first time, seemed to get about as much press attention as its shut-in titular character. Now that the film is seeing release Friday, we thought it time to conjure up other movies in tiny cross section of the genre to which it belongs.More…

October 23, 2006

RTIndie: David Lynch, Terry Gilliam Living on the Edge of Hollywood

It's a tough time to be a veteran in the indie game. Why are celebrated auteurs David Lynch and Terry Gilliam having a hard time getting their films into theaters?More…

October 12, 2006

Critical Consensus: "Man of the Year" A Weak Candidate, But At Least It Was Screened For Critics

This week at the movies, we've got comedians in the White House ("Man of the Year," starring Robin Williams), continued creepy curses in Tokyo ("The Grudge 2, starring Amber Tamblyn and Sarah Michelle Gellar), a marine with a missing wife ("The Marine," starring John Cena), and a dramatization of the Book of Esther ("One Night with the King," starring Tiffany DuPont). What do the critics say?More…

July 14, 2006

Terry Gilliam's Good Omens -- and Bad

Terry Gilliam is hopping soapbox to soapbox, mouth at full throttle now that "Tideland" is finally getting released (in the UK, anyway). In recent interviews he's mentioned that his movie of "Good Omens" is very much moving forward again, with Stephen Evans ("Confessions of a Dangerous Mind") now producing.More…