August 17, 2012 9:02am EST
A stop-motion, zombie adventure that scares up screams, laughs, and even a bit of emotion.
January 13, 2012 7:01am EST
A ceaselessly bland heist thriller.
February 15, 2008 10:52am EST
Diary of the Dead is a midnight zombie flick shot through a Cloverfield and Blair Witch Project kaleidoscope, an ultimate indictment of modern, personality-driven media--and its meaninglessness dumped on consumers every single day.
September 08, 2006 5:04am EST
Hollywoodland is a well-acted, moody and sumptuously evocative recreation of LA’s seemingly glamorous underbelly circa the 1950s but tries entirely too hard to be Chinatown.
November 18, 2005 4:24am EST
Walk the Line arguably boasts two of the most dazzling, Oscar-worthy performances of the year from Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon. It's just a shame the biopic isn't as brave. After all, Johnny Cash wasn't "The Man in Black" just for his wardrobe alone.
November 24, 2004 5:58am EST
Oliver Stone has delivered the quintessential Hollywood version of Alexander. Action, sex, treachery, conspiracy, the film puts the "pick" in "epic."
October 08, 2004 9:39am EST
Perhaps if Friday Night Lights was the first high school football story to come to the big screen, it would be one of the best. Even though the film does sport some superb performances and tackles gritty realism with gusto, it isn't the first to do that--far from it.