Yeah, it stirred the Yankees to the World Series championship, but was there a more boring album this year than Jay-Z's The Blueprint 3? Perhaps it was a geographic thing; with a few exceptions like Raekwon and Kid Cudi, most of 2009's exciting, innovative rap records came from Southern artists. Sur ... More >>
Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner has been called a fauxteur, a womanizer and, worse, over budget. Why you should take him seriously anyway.
A white leading man in a black movie? That is something new.
Things get ugly when Infiltrator is unmasked at a celebrity impersonator convention, but all ends well when fake Arnold Schwarzenegger marries faux Shania Twain
This sendup of Deliverance comes without a brain, too
It's been a long time coming, but They Might Be Giants are finally calling the shots
"We're going to the winner's circle or the hospital," declares one entrant
The Hippy Gourmet serves up '60s philosophizing with his seafood Newberg
In Goldmember, Myers' mojo is running low
This season's cinema demands attention
Summer 2002 sees the little guys getting up to a lot of big things
The daunting journey of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings to the big screen.
Shrek offers an amusing, if empty, fractured fairy tale
Product placement comes to adult videos...hey, watch where you put that thing!
Our fashion editor's dispatch from the Vividence coming out ball
After years of creative drought, inspiration was again in long supply
A neo-noir, an Ur-neo-noir, and a black political satire color a pallid year of retreads, bogus events, and charity cases.
How can Burt Bacharach make a comeback when he never went away?