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, September 28, 2004
While the serial-killer sob story subgenre rarely yields a nuanced product, Kai S. Pieck's debut feature finds a plaintive, compelling route to... More>>
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, September 28, 2004
Faced with Tim Story's dire buddy comedy, which pairs rogue NYC cab driver Queen Latifah and abrasively inept cop Jimmy Fallon, the mind... More>>
Film
, September 28, 2004
Drifter Turner Lair (the king of the offbeat line-reading, Christopher Walken) turns up unannounced at the home of his elderly father, adult son,... More>>
Jumping the Shark Jumping the Shark
DreamWorks creates stereotype-heavy, pop-culture–addled society—like ours, only wetter
, September 21, 2004
Shark Tale's shallow plot and leagues of padding put it fully in the shadow of last year's animated underwater offering, the nifty, heartfelt... More>>
Agitprop Filmmaker for Truth: Kerry as Warrior and Protester Agitprop Filmmaker for Truth: Kerry as Warrior and Protester
, September 21, 2004
Are we sick of 'Nam yet? Or have we forgotten the depth of that calamity? George Butler's de facto campaign biography, detailing John Kerry's... More>>
Almost Famous: Two Indie Bands Struggle to Survive the Industry and Each Other
, September 21, 2004
In 1994, Minneapolis's City Pages ran a cover story about the "privileged poor"—bohemian kids moving in from the burbs to haunt midsize-city... More>>
Autumn Sonata Autumn Sonata
Young guns Jaoui and Jia mingle with old masters Bergman, Rohmer, and Godard at NYFF
, September 21, 2004
This year's New York Film Festival opens with Look at Me, and that title might well be the festival's proud motto. The 42nd edition is one... More>>
Studio of Flying Daggers Studio of Flying Daggers
Ornate sets, emperor-peasant action, and royal-court face-offs highlight a Shaw Bros. retro
, September 21, 2004
A quixotic choice for a NYFF restoration sidebar, Shaw Brothers Studios was the purest of pulpmeisters and one of the world's great B-movie... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
Necessary but flaccid advocacy, Jim de Sève's gay-marriage doc opts for easy lionization and vilification over nuanced analysis. Centering... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
Using Illinois's 2000–'02 clemency hearings and Governor George Ryan's waffling as entry points, Deadline delivers a routine but effective... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
With Hollywood showing off iMac sets and characters in Sky Captain, Richard Sylvarnes—who, Gallo-style, scripted, directed, scored, and... More>>
Vodka Tonic: Small-Town Hardship in a Screwball Comedy Vodka Tonic: Small-Town Hardship in a Screwball Comedy
, September 21, 2004
Maintaining a wry pH balance between Kaurismäki and Paradjanov, this Armenian comedy about a post-Soviet mountain village, its boondocks... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
Like Bush himself, First Daughter conceives of the presidency primarily as an ongoing costume ball, replete with fairy-tale manse and servant... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
The latest in a line of religious products that include DVDs, workbooks, special-edition Bibles, and recorded sermons, Woman brings bestselling... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
Largely composed of personal visits with Louise Bourgeois at her home in France, Brigitte Cornand's documentary is a video-verité portrait... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
Supplemental Robert Greenwald–produced material for the Michael Moore crowd, Unprecedented and Unconstitutional resurrect some of the... More>>
Film
, September 21, 2004
This movie industry spoof casts Alec Baldwin as an FBI agent who plans to bust a graft ring by posing as a film producer and cutting a mobbed-up... More>>
Back to the Future: Law and Paltrow Glow in a Blue-Screen, Robot-Rousing Fantasia
, September 14, 2004
A chiaroscuro lark, Kerry Conran's Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow trips through at least a dozen killer screen savers in evoking its retro... More>>
Preaching to the Perverted Preaching to the Perverted
Shame Canada: Everything you always wanted to know about sex but were afraid to ask
, September 14, 2004
TORONTO—Thanks to a court ruling last spring, Ontario's once fearsome censor board seems poised to pass into history—and not a moment... More>>
Wild at ♥ : All-Star Cast Wages War on Corporate Expansion Wild at ♥ : All-Star Cast Wages War on Corporate Expansion
, September 14, 2004
TORONTO—The number of high-profile American indies—including David Gordon Green's Undertow, Alexander Payne's Sideways, and Lodge... More>>
Festival Express
, September 14, 2004
A trailer for the New York Film Festival and the studios' fall prestige pix, Toronto also serves to amplify the buzz around the movies finished... More>>
Child of the Revolution Child of the Revolution
More guidebook than manifesto, Motorcycle follows young Che Guevara on a lengthy detour
, September 14, 2004
Do legends die a second death once Madonna has played dress-up with their image? Marilyn Monroe and Che Guevara may want to know. Both did some... More>>
Globalize Me: Doc Makers Cry for Argentina, Punk the WTO Globalize Me: Doc Makers Cry for Argentina, Punk the WTO
, September 14, 2004
Fahrenheit 9/11 and the contemporary onslaught of political documentaries have demonstrated that it's invitingly easy to demonize Bush on-screen,... More>>
The Cine of Lost Children The Cine of Lost Children
Arrested development: Two American independent directors stage comebacks in Toronto
, September 14, 2004
TORONTO—You didn't need to be a parent to emerge anxious and shell-shocked from this year's Toronto film festival. Movie after movie... More>>
The Truth Is Way Out There in Derivative Missing-Kid Flick The Truth Is Way Out There in Derivative Missing-Kid Flick
, September 14, 2004
It's tempting to write off The Forgotten sight unseen as just another entry in the perplexingly durable kid-in-jeopardy genre. But as recent... More>>
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