...the sort of vitriolic exercise in paranoia that would ordinarily land its creator in therapy.
Posted Jun 29, 2004
Unrelentingly anti-Semitic, excessively grotesque and overly narrow in its scope
Posted Feb 27, 2004
...a stellar work of poignant cinema.
Posted Oct 27, 2003
...Far-fetched, poorly crafted, but very entertaining.
Posted Oct 21, 2003
...an uproariously quirky story about romance in the very unromantic field of matrimonial law.
Posted Oct 12, 2003
Jack Black... deftly guides the family film away from the genre's usual mawkishness and into a sort of Bad-Company-meets-Peter-Pan Rock 'n' Roll Never Never Land.
Posted Oct 6, 2003
...other than a few shining moments, 'Duplex' relies entirely upon juvenile sight gags to generate jokes that really aren't all that amusing.
Posted Oct 4, 2003
Allen creates one of his finer films, with a delicately intricate plot, phenomenal acting and delightfully cynical humor.
Posted Sep 22, 2003
...has so much sheer style and class that it more closely resembles an old Rat Pack project than a modern-day popcorn dud.
Posted Sep 15, 2003
...the sort of B-actor-driven comedic train wreck that David Spade used to dryly mock while doing his 'Hollywood Minute' on Saturday Night Live
Posted Sep 12, 2003
...hopefully there will be more to come; it would be a shame if this really is 'Bye bye, Miss American Pie.'
Posted Sep 4, 2003
More closely resembling a "Girls Gone Wild" video than a work of traditional cinema, "The Real Cancun" delivers a unique brand of glossy sex appeal, thanks to a fairly developed array of variously sordid characters.
Posted May 1, 2003
Bulletproof Monk has a snide confidence that its petty jokes of culture shock will actually elicit laughs while altogether failing to realize that the punch lines weren't that funny the first time, let alone this time.
Posted Apr 21, 2003
[Nicholson and Sandler] put forth fine efforts in this entirely performance-driven film, but save for a few memorable scenes, the oil and vinegar simply don't mix.
Posted Apr 14, 2003
A riveting tale of morality in a city noted for its sinful characters, "Phone Booth" is that rare edge-of-your-seat movie that is as cerebral as it is thrilling.
Posted Apr 6, 2003
Delightfully hilarious yet awkwardly toothless
Posted Mar 31, 2003
It is exceedingly difficult to classify How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days as a romantic comedy given that the film is about as romantic as a punch to the face -- literally.
Posted Mar 5, 2003
A repulsive combination of dry textbook history and pandering melodrama.
Posted Mar 5, 2003