Shutter Island

  • Film

    November 28, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 9, 2012

    Air-Tight Security Around New Batman Film

    Normally, reviews and mentions of a movie are embargoed by the film studio until a few days before the opening, but in the case of The Dark Night Rises, participating press have been warned by Warner Brothers to not tweet, review, or mention the film in any way until opening day (July 20)! There is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Fran Lebowitz Sort Of Comes Out

    ​Acerbic wit Fran Lebowitz is the star of Public Speaking, the Martin Scorsese-directed documentary about her invariably funny take on things, which will debut Monday on HBO. It's a terrifically entertaining romp, and Fran even manages to almost sort of finally seem to come out as a lesbian a ... More >>

  • Film

    October 20, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Is Leonardo DiCaprio the New De Niro?

    ​Who ever thought that little Leonardo DiCaprio from Growing Pains would emerge as one of the most sought-after actors of his generation? After showing enough quirk appeal to get an Oscar nomination with What's Eating Gilbert Grape?, he developed into heartthrob material, almost making us bel ... More >>

  • Film

    April 27, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Who's Your Favorite Emily?

    Brown BrothersThe Queen of Etiquette​This is my Emily post, which is not to be confused with the dear, departed queen of etiquette Emily Post. So throw away all table manners and tell me in plain language who's your favorite Emily: Emily Blunt, the talented actress from Young Victoria and Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2010

    What's The Worst Movie of the Year So Far?

    ​It's never too soon to get a jumpstart on the Razzies and declare the most rotten flicks of the year. Seeing as these months are often a dumping ground for Hollywood oil spills, the choices and rich and varied: *Shutter Island. "Let me out!" I yelped after an hour of this gloomy torture. It ... More >>

  • Film

    February 16, 2010

    Scorsese's Head-Trip Shutter Island

    Stuck in the asylum with the good kind of insane