A Tale of Two Movies

After decades in development hell, how Gus Van Sant finally got Milk.

    Wed Dec 3rd, 2008 4:00am By David Ehrenstein

Noël Hell

Witherspoon and Vaughn's yuletide carol is Four Christmases too many.

    Wed Nov 26th, 2008 4:00am By Robert Wilonsky

Leashed Lightning

Disney's latest toon is a starry dog story.

    Wed Nov 19th, 2008 4:00am By Ella Taylor

Were the World Mine

Tom Gustafson's queer-centric take on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream teeters between…

    Wed Nov 19th, 2008 4:00am By Ernest Hardy

The Knux: From street warfare to soirées with socialites

“It may be one of the worst cities in the world to…

    Wed Nov 12th, 2008 4:00am By Ben Westhoff


Lance Hammer's remarkable, unfailingly intelligent debut film, rooted in the Mississippi Delta's…

    Wed Oct 15th, 2008 4:00am By Elena Oumano

Lies We Can Believe In

Ridley Scott's latest is the post-9/11, tech-savvy terror thriller we deserve.

    Wed Oct 8th, 2008 4:00am By Scott Foundas

Oh, God! You devil's advocate

Bill Maher makes an adolescent case against religion.

    Wed Oct 1st, 2008 4:00am By J. Hoberman

Very Minor Miracle

No matter the run time and budget, Spike Lee's WWII drama is…

    Wed Sep 24th, 2008 4:00am By Scott Foundas

In the Heat of the Knight

Summer '08: Batman saved the season, while a little Sex went a…

    Wed Sep 3rd, 2008 4:00am By Scott Foundas