In other words, I wasn't terribly fond of the experience. The five counter-classics are: *Dear John I wanted to write a letter to the screen saying, "Make this drippy romance stop!!!" *The Tree of Wooden Clogs A slow, placid, impenetrable foreign film about peasants, this won raves fr ... More >>
Superheroes, sequels, and TWO Conans! Summer has arrived.
Showstoppers and rip-offs in the blowsy movie musical. Plus: Paper's Nightlife Awards
I thought nothing could top Spinning Into Butter, the leaden, completely uninspired race drama starring Sarah Jessica Parker, who'll surely live to forget it. But we already have a new nadir in '09 cinema: I Hate Valentine's Day written by, directed by, and starring three-time loser Nia Vardalos, wh ... More >>
'Saturday Night Live' in the post-Tina Fey, YouTube unknown
The season's globe-trotting films bring mankind closer together, or at least pretend to on-screen
The Critics Speak