Tense and intense as Clean,Shaven, but not as compelling, Keane is an uncompromising but frustrating film, marred by slender narrative and elevated by cinema verite style
Posted Jun 4, 2005
Energetic and character-driven, the new film, which is both mythic and contempo in its politics, ends with a bang, obliterating the bad taste left by Episodes I & II.
Posted May 8, 2005
Despite merits, this self-reflexive docu about the Wexlers, pere et fils, suffers from a streak of sentimentality and therapeutic sensibility
Posted May 5, 2005
Using the paradigm of the outsider to an advantage, Junebug centers on the familial and cultural clashes in a Southern clan, when the son brings home his sophisticated wife.
Posted Apr 27, 2005
Too bad that Crash, which takes a provocative look at the complexities of contemporary interracial relations, is such a flawed film
Posted Apr 13, 2005