May 18, 2013
3.5 / 5 stars During the introduction of Sarah Polley’s documentary Stories We Tell, the writer-director’s sister, Joanna, poses the most relevant question: “Who more...
May 9, 2013
2 / 5 stars You don’t have to be an F. Scott Fitzgerald purist to dislike Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby. It’s easy for anyone to find wrongdoing with this new-look more...
April 30, 2013
3.5 / 5 stars There’s no logical reason why Golden Globe voters categorized Silver Linings Playbook as a comedy during the 2012 awards season. Even at its most effective more...
April 4, 2013
Some documentaries celebrate the art of film. Others spotlight the filmmakers themselves, or devoted film fans. But the documentary Room 237 goes far beyond sharing a passion more...
The Quirky Queue
May 7, 2013
5 / 5 stars I still recall the first night that MTV hit the airwaves. Although most footage at the time was merely from old concerts, it didn’t take long for the music more...
March 14, 2013
4 / 5 stars It has been theorized that the roots of the Arab-Jewish conflict lie in one of the earliest tales of the Torah. Before Abraham begot Issac, he impregnated more...