Normally I do these things on Radiohead or Bruce or Madonna, but my editor cleared one for Carly Rae Jepsen, who was a complete unknown a year ago. That's how big the biggest hit of the year is. Problem is, it's that mass-mass appeal that I think keeps me from all the way enjoying it. It's a cute so ... More >>
Witherspoon and Vaughn's yuletide carol is Four Christmases too many.
It's not every day that geek culture intersects with gay culture, so a two-night cabaret dedicated to Star Wars this weekend is definitely a newsworthy event. Not that geeks are anti-homosexual, but they're just pretty much anti-sexual altogether. And also not that cabarets are a predominantly gay t ... More >>
When lazy men become projects for career women
Sean Penn delivers a soulful road movie and refuses to define his subject
Common Finding Forever Universal Released 7-31-07 There's certainly plenty to dislike about Finding Forever. Virtually every song falls into one of three cliched conscious-rap subjects: the vague and nebulous for-the-people non-statement, insight-free world-gone-wrong cautionary tale, and the sickl ... More >>
An abundance of the best international cinema at the 2006 Telluride and Toronto film festivals
Bad Santa meets Napoleon Dynamite in tepid man-child comedy
Vaughn ensures an amicable Break-Up
Failure is McConaughey's perfect movie, and a pretty good one for us
Renewing the energy of the classic double act
What does the ghost of INXS's Michael Hutchence think of his band's reunion?
Ryan Reynolds recalls his fat years in Just Friends
Mike Mills' debut is smart, funny, and gorgeously sad
The 40-Year-Old Virgin gets a heart-on while telling wonderfully dirty jokes
Skirt-chasing Vince Vaughn is Wedding Crashers' master of ceremonies
Wedding Crashers: Music From and Inspired by the Film
It'd Be Cool if this sequel were any good. Too bad it ain't.
Will Ferrell's Anchorman is dumb, and funny, as hell
Another SNL vet may be the next Bill Murray. Seriously.
Five years after Swingers, Jon Favreau just wanted to get a movie Made
Made, a wannabe mob comedy, won't be furthering anyone's career
The Cell dives into the brain of a killer, but it's a shallow pool
Product placement comes to adult videos...hey, watch where you put that thing!
Kerrigan's Human Traffic