All aboard the '80s way-back machine for Mike Nichols' good-time Charlie
Controversy aside, The Kite Runner just won't fly
Everyone's miserable in Patrick Marber's latest, and it feels so good
Rumor Has It ... this Graduate tribute deserves no honors
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne
Why the best films of 2004 look like indies but aren't
Urban savages wage war over sex in Mike Nichols' dreadfully funny new film
"Baja to Vancouver"'s disillusionment feels familiar, if not inspiring
The Garden State is where Zach Braff's heart is
Instant Broadway with BATS
Callow talent Peter Cincotti, the art of Cruising, and 21st-century "DADA."
Cal Shakes uses an appropriately light touch with Chekhov's "comedy"
Beyond age 60, the legendary sex kitten has an adoring Castro crowd writhing in ecstasy
The Viva Ann-Margret! Film Festival
Michael Sragow finds eight good films, and countless condescending duds, in a year at the movies
A neo-noir, an Ur-neo-noir, and a black political satire color a pallid year of retreads, bogus events, and charity cases.
American movies once enthralled the world with their exuberance and clarity. What happened in the 1990s?