POSTED // Jul 22,2011 - It took a little while, but Steve Coogan appears to have figured out his perfect part. Sure, he became famous among Brits and Anglophiles for his pompous, insecure chat-show host character Alan Partri
POSTED // Jul 15,2011 - In the most recent efforts of his 30-year documentary-filmmaking career, Errol Morris has found himself fascinated by—and fascinated us with—the stories of people commonly accepted to be villains
POSTED // Jul 1,2011 - During the prologue of Transformers: Dark of the Moon—director Michael Bay’s latest feature-length rolling-around-in-piles-of-money cinemajaculation—we learn a plot-crucial piece of revisionist history.
POSTED // Jun 24,2011 - In the court of public opinion, Conan O’Brien clearly emerged victorious in NBC’s mishandling of him, Jay Leno and The Tonight Show; I suppose there are people who took Leno’s side ...
POSTED // Jun 17,2011 - Writing about a Terrence Malick film—like the majestic, instantlyargument-provoking The Tree of Life—somehow can’t help turning into writing about the way people generally react to a