Charles Chocolates begins its annual summer movie series this Friday, June 12 with a screening of 2001 anime charmer Spirited Away and some better-than-multiplex snacks. Sushi by Ichi (full menu here) and Charles' black sesame caramel corn will be available for purchase.Each screening promi ... More >>
The film snob's guide to the best cinema the season has to offer.
In this latest round of effects vs. storytelling, effects win. Big.
Waltz with Bashir is both documentary and animated feature — and a remarkable bubbling up of repressed violence.
Disney's latest toon is a starry dog story.
After the unspeakable Grinch, a surprisingly strong Seuss adaptation.
The top movies of 2007
Breathe easy, Simpsons fans
Brad Bird does it again; health inspectors everywhere shaken to their core
The summer season always brings out the worst in Hollywood, but there are also gems to be found
That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it.
Why the surging popularity of yaoi — graphic boy-on-boy comics — might be the source of the genre's downfall
Renaissance is black and white and a little dead all over
Get out the magnifying glass. It's time to burn a game.
Boy turns bug in redemptive kiddie-lit adaptation
Cartoon kids poke around Spielberg's Monster House
After struggling uphill in the difficult yet potentially profitable world of computer animation films, Wild Brain is on the cusp of success
Cool animated feature films from Miyazaki Hayao's Studio Ghibli
Despite its creator's pedigree, Steamboy is mostly hot air
Like Big Fish for little kids, Robots works hard to please everyone
Get your cartoon fix
Racing Stripes is strictly for kids. More precisely, it's not for them either.
These heroes may be Incredibles, but they're also normal
The sequel to Ghost in the Shell is a feast for the eyes, but a disappointment for the brain
The card game Yu-Gi-Oh! becomes a wild and crazy movie
It's hard to figure Demonlover out, but it's fun to try
Finn Taylor gets movie distribution without selling his soul, plus HBO on heroin and anime at the Metreon
A deportation scare gives Mexican filmmaker Carlos Bolado new insight into the film he's shooting in the Mission
Holiday Films for Children
The creators of Chicken Run find soul in a lump of clay
"Lawrence Jordan: A Mosaic of Personal Selections"
"Studio Ghibli: The Magic of Miyazaki, Takahata, and Kondo"