Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday.Show: Duplicity, a somewhat romantic and consistently, genuinely funny caper flick.Food: Lobster ... More >>
Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday.Show: The International, an anemic thriller/travel porn about the laughably transparent evilness ... More >>
Chancer: Series 1
Children of Men
Despite a nonexistent marketing campaign, Cuarón's latest is not to be missed.
Week of January 4, 2006
Week of December 28, 2006
Unreal reads the first-ever bisexual Regency romance (actually, we just skimmed for the juicy bits). Plus, Marshall Faulk's healthy sausage and a nationwide hanger shortage.
Spike Lee's Inside Man plots the heist of your moviegoing dollars
Clive Owen gets pushed to his limits, right along with the audience
In this Game, St. Louis gets top billing
Week of March 30, 2005
What's black and white and red all over? Sin City, pal.
We've picked our favorites -- let the debates begin
Urban savages wage war over sex in Mike Nichols' dreadfully funny new film
Bruckheimer's knights go for grit but lose the glory
Our critics enter the summer-movie fray
Week of October 22, 2003
Two years later, a digital-video short film became an overnight ad sensation
Matt Damon plays an assassin searching for his Identity.
Altman, at 76, rounds up the best of the Brits for a heroic resurrection
A tale of prison gardeners is this summer's sweetest feel-good comedy
Picking the best of a bad movie year
Directed by Mike Hodges