Bay Area Reporter

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 71%

Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005)

"It's funny," Ireland notes. "The intellectual critics always like to give me a smack about being too weepy. But then the audiences that go see it seem to embrace it, which has been great. "

Posted Jan 3, 2011

Brandon Judell

2 96%

Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea (2004)

"Plagues & Pleasures on the Salton Sea remains trenchant, perceptive, hilarious, and more than a little sad."

Posted Aug 1, 2007

Robert Julian

3 96%

Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea (2004)

"Metzler and Springer perfectly capture the loony, tragic personality of the sea with their cameras. This is one of those instances where no embellishments are necessary; the truth is so bizarre and surreal it speaks clearly for itself." EDIT

Posted Jul 30, 2007

4 94%

Southern Comfort (2001)

"Apparently, you can remove the breasts off a girl, but not her female gonads. "

Posted Aug 7, 2006

Brandon Judell

5 ——

On Our Merry Way (A Miracle Can Happen) (1948)

"The highlight is Lamour singing a spoof about her on-screen sarong persona. For some fetishists, seeing Meredith's shaven bare chest might supply another."

Posted Dec 26, 2002

Brandon Judell

6 27%

Amy's O (Amy's Orgasm) (Why Love Doesn't Work) (2002)

"Julie Davis is the Kathie Lee Gifford of film directors, sadly proving once again ego doesn't always go hand in hand with talent."

Posted Nov 27, 2002

Brandon Judell

7 68%

The Grey Zone (2002)

"every time Steve Buscemi and Natasha Lyonne open their mouths, you think they're auditioning for a dinner theater version of Fiddler on the Roof."

Posted Nov 27, 2002

Brandon Judell

8 37%

Beautiful Creatures (2001)

"a sweet, violent B-movie funfest that strays from perfection here and there, yet still leaves you with a fond feeling for killing penised bullies"

Posted Nov 17, 2002

Brandon Judell

9 20%

Zombie Vs. Mardi Gras (1999)

"On the plus side, there's lots of female nudity, several drag queens, a fart-filled murder, plus a killing in the midst of a piss."

Posted May 29, 2001

Brandon Judell

10 71%

Chopper (2001)

"fatally unforgettable tale of a man who makes you ashamed to be human."

Posted May 17, 2001

Brandon Judell

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