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Beatlemania is arguably the most expansive musical frenzy in modern history, so it's not surprising that places big and small would try to latch on to every bit of the Fab Four's legacy. But it may be a revelation to some that the mania extended to Benton, Illinois, a smallish town located in the L ... More >>
Justice League: The New Frontier is released on DVD
Children of Men
Week of March 22, 2007
Playing against type, Will Ferrell can't quite ground this artificially whimsical romantic comedy.
The moans on Dylanís latest arenít exactly of the morbid death-rattle variety.
Week of July 6, 2006
Art School Confidential imitates life, just not the good parts
Week of March 9, 2006
The Libertine's protagonist is a boor you can't ignore
Dot the I wants to mess with your head. Yep, it's a mess all right.
We've picked our favorites -- let the debates begin
This new docudrama is a real mind-bender
An upstart film festival in Tiger Town is generating big buzz
Washington U. honors the playwright formerly known as Tom
Week of May 14, 2003
George Clooney impressively toys with the twisted delusions of a game-show producer
If being Charlie Kaufman is no fun, watching Charlie Kaufman is a real drag
Week of October 9, 2002
Come November, you might discover JFK's real (fake) Assassin
Callow still feared despite backing another loser
Big Bad Love spends two hours inside a writer's tortured mind
Week of April 10, 2002
If you didn't like this year's movies, you didn't look hard enough. The RFT's film critics weigh in on their faves of the year.
Week of December 5, 2001
Amélie serves up a daring, moving take on Jane Austen's best-loved heroine
The Army and Hollywood join hands to wage virtual, bloodless battles
Terry Zwigoff and Daniel Clowes trap us with a raptor in Ghost World
Actor-comic Eddie Izzard just wants to be loved
Exploitation cinema becomes art in E. Elias Merhige's Shadow of the Vampire
Picking the best of a bad movie year
The St. Louis International Film Festival gets its act together
Directed by Antoine Fuqua
Co-written and directed by Raoul Ruiz
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
Directed by Tarsem Singh
Co-written and directed by Luc Besson
Directed by Spike Jonze
Written and directed by David O. Russell
Renowned singer/songwriter Michael Smith hasn't limited his craft to the coffeehouse folk scene