On this week's Voice Film Club episode, film critics Alan Scherstuhl, Amy Nicholson and Stephanie Zacharek race through the latest (and the most terrible) Transformers movie (2:01), Earth to Echo (13:14), and Tammy (16:30).
As video-on-demand continues to become the preferred route of distribution for a certain kind of independent film, much is being made of Nicolas Cage's willingness to slum for a paycheck, with recent examples including already-forgotten, small-screen-friendly items like Seeking Justice, Trespass, St ... More >>
2013 saw a number of significant passings: political figures both respected and reviled (Nelson Mandela, Margaret Thatcher, Hugo Chavez, Ed Koch), sports heroes (Stan Musial), television and film personalities (James Gandolfini, Annette Funicello, Peter O'Toole) and wordsmiths (Roger Ebert, Elmore L ... More >>
Spoilers abound below--for a concert film!
The Prince Avalanche director finds life in the Texas rubble
Drink up! Time published a report that heavy drinkers live longer than non-drinkers. Alcoholics Anonymous has always attributed this to many non-drinkers being recovering alcoholics who damage their bodies beyond repair before they stopped drinking. But a new study claims people who don't drink have ... More >>
photo sourceUpdate 1:41 pm: It works, right here! (It does help, though, if you know French.)-----------Today, February 12, is a historic day for film buffs. Valentine's Day, starring 21 semi-famous people, has arrived in theaters! Never before have so many semi-famous actors been assembled in a ... More >>
A year-end wrap-up of what we adored, what was ignored and what the new year will bring.
Meet the last great RPG for PlayStation 2.
What does an old Munchkin have to do to earn a place on the St. Louis Walk of Fame?
Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner has been called a fauxteur, a womanizer and, worse, over budget. Why you should take him seriously anyway.
Mark Bluestein and Jason Harris hope to turn St. Louis cinema buffs on to their irreverent talk show
Valley of the Dolls
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Oh, those wacky Final Four campuses!
Hellcab's meter is running
Buster Keaton's The General gets a new soundtrack from the brilliant Alloy Orchestra at Webster University
Week of February 26, 2003
Blair Witch 2 effectively blurs reality but isn't all that scary
Directed by Neil LaBute