Four Lions’ Joking Jihad

November 11th, 2010
Unpacking jokes is tedious work. There’s an oxymoronic “generous hoarding instinct” that sets in — you want to ingest the humor while also disseminating it, ...

Death Be Not Proud

In Hereafter, Clint Eastwood contemplates the great beyond — with mixed results.
October 15th, 2010
It’s hard to say a bad word about Clint Eastwood. The man is freakin’ Clint Eastwood for goodness sake! He has five Academy Awards, five Golden Globes, a Screen Actors ...

Ben Affleck’s Life, Take Five

September 17th, 2010
If Ben Affleck was a cat, and a Hollywood career was a stand-in for lives (just stay with us on this one, we’re going somewhere, we promise), we figure he’d be up to his ...

In Defense of The Switch

September 3rd, 2010
The Switch, the romantic comedy starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman that was released on August 20, is currently rocking a 52% on Rotten Tomatoes. It came in 8th place ...

Don’t Give up on August Movies!

August 20th, 2010
We’ve hit that time of year that is among the roughest to be a moviegoer (bested only by January and most of February). The shiny, big bucks blockbusters have come and gone ...