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Firth of Force

Talented though he is, Colin Firth has never shown that much range. While his close contemporary Hugh Grant has made a career out of...

Medical License

In the late 1990s, a Harvard Business School graduate named John Crowley made medical history. He was a Bristol Myers executive whose two youngest...

Film Shorts

OPENING Black Dynamite (R) Michael Jai White co-writes and stars in this sendup of 1970s blaxploitation flicks as an action hero out to avenge his...

Too Much Heaven

As far back as 2001, when Peter Jackson first took on the Lord of the Rings saga, I kept wishing that he'd find time...

Pedro + Penélope

At this point, Pedro Almodóvar truly seems incapable of making a bad movie. I can't think of any other great filmmaker working today about...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Leap Year (PG) Amy Adams stars in this romantic comedy as a woman whose plans to follow Irish tradition and propose to her boyfriend...

Imaginarium, Youth in Revolt Finally Out

Some films go from blank page to your local movie screen relatively quickly; Up in the Air wrapped principal photography last spring, which is...

Film Shorts

NOW PLAYING: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (PG) If the word "squeakquel" is in the title, the movie must be good, right? The animated...

The Top 10

America's economy may still be in recovery, but our film industry is in good health financially and (more importantly) artistically. That seems to be...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (PG) If the word "squeakquel" is in the title, the movie must be good, right? The animated singing...