| Dec 4, 2009
| 5:54 AM
Robert De Niro stars as Frank - a recently widowed man trying to figure out what to do with his life. All of his children were closer to his wife, and he has been feeling sick lately, so he invites everyone to come back home for a big barbecue. Of course,...
| Dec 4, 2009
| 6:00 AM
Tobey "Sign Me Up For a Spider-Man Sequel" Maguire stars as Captain Sam Cahill - one of the best Marines in The Corps, a husband, and the father of two adorable kids. Just as his troublesome brother, Tommy (Jake Gyllenhaal), is getting paroled from...
| Dec 4, 2009
| 6:03 AM
When I grow up, I want to be George Clooney. Even when he's miserable, going gray and possibly wearing dentures, women think he is a sexy beast.
George Clooney stars as Ryan Bingham - a road warrior who revels in traveling. While his job is not one...
| Dec 18, 2009
A minor ruckus has erupted in Hollywood over the R rating assigned to the Meryl Streep romantic comedy, "It's Complicated," as reported in The Times' Dec. 10 post on the Company Town blog, "It's complicated, but 'It's Complicated' will be released with an...
| Dec 23, 2009
| 11:16 AM
Meryl Streep stars as Jane - a restaurateur who doesn't spend a great deal of time in the restaurant because her love life is starting to explode (I guess flirting with Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin is more interesting than rolling out some croissants)....
| Jan 7, 2010
| 8:26 AM
1 ½ Waffles (Out of 4) - Set in 2019, Ethan Hawke stars as Edward Dalton - a humanitarian vampire scientist trying to invent an alternative to human blood (he's part MacGyver, part Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, and part Robert Pattinson, but he keeps his...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 7:52 AM
2 ½ Waffles (Out of 4) - He has won Oscars, starred on Broadway and still ranks as one of the coolest men on the planet. What is left for him to accomplish? Denzel wants to kick some boo-tay!
Washington stars as a mysterious man surviving in a post-...
| Jan 15, 2010
In the future, according to "The Book of Eli," we'll all dress like we're in a Nine Inch Nails video. It is written.
Most everyone wears goggles and leather in the post-apocalyptic wasteland of "The Book of Eli." A meteorite and a subsequent war 30 years...
| Oct 2, 2009
| 6:42 AM
Among all of the filmmakers out there in the world today, it's hard to find one who gets as much attention as Michael Moore (although, Roman Polanski did find a way to steal some headlines this week). I love a rabble rouser, so the publicity stunts and...
| Oct 9, 2009
| 7:35 AM
If you believe most movie critics and stuffy film aficionados, the release of a Coen Brothers movie is akin to the birth of Jesus compelling fans to sing alleluia and buy their tickets with Frankincense and Mir. Don't buy into the hype! I might be at risk...
| Oct 15, 2009
| 7:36 AM
I want to review this movie, but it is such a mess, I don't know where to begin. Not even an appearance by Blake Lively was enough to make me happy when I went to see New York, I Love You, so you know there is no hope.
New York, I Love You is a...