The painting was better.
2013 was a good year to be bad. This year's best villains weren't just goons with guns -- although there were a few great examples of those. (Here's looking at you, Sean Penn.) We also hissed at slave-owners, inventors, seducers, producers, and a couple amazing women who left an impression without b ... More >>
Coming of rage
He just sapped it of its superpower.
Noir screenwriter makes strong directorial debut; Joseph Gordon-Levitt awes again in character-driven theft thriller
Woody Allen's Cannes-hyped, Brit-inflected latest is a mildly pretentious mediocrity
Civil war and remembrance dominate annual series, along with liars, cheats, and killers