9 p.m. Sunday, September 13. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
8 p.m. Wednesday, September 26. Pop's, 1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois.
Breathe easy, Simpsons fans.
Brad Bird does it again; health inspectors everywhere shaken to their core.
Week of May 17, 2007
Third time's the charmless for Shrek franchise
Week of November 16, 2006
That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it.
Renaissance is black and white and a little dead all over
Get out the magnifying glass. It's time to burn a game.
Week of July 26, 2006
Boy turns bug in redemptive kiddie-lit adaptation
Cartoon kids poke around Spielberg's Monster House
Like the anime, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja is goofy fun.
Richard Linklater's Scanner is a rotoscoped feast for freaks
Despite its creator's pedigree, Steamboy is mostly hot air
Like Big Fish for little kids, Robots works hard to please everyone
Racing Stripes is strictly for kids. Wait -- it's not for them, either.
These heroes may be Incredibles, but they're also normal
The sequel to Ghost in the Shell is a feast for the eyes -- but a disappointment for the brain
Tea ceremonies, anime, Taiko drumming and more await at the Missouri Botanical Garden
The belated holiday anime Tokyo Godfathers is a genre-bending offer you shouldn't refuse
It's hard to figure Demonlover out, but it's fun to try
Week of August 14, 2002
Week of June 19, 2002
Spike & Mike's Classic Festival of Animation is the clear leader in touring compilations
The creators of Chicken Run find soul in a lump of clay
Written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki