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Film: Nunsense oh-boy!

June 17, 2002

The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys Directed by Peter Care (Kieran Culkin, Jena Malone, Emile Hirsch, and Jodie Foster) R     The cover of the late Chris Fuhrman's novel The Dangerous Lives of...

Picks of Charlie Hobart

January 30, 2002

  1. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings. A beautiful, skillful adaptation that nearly matches its source in imagination, brilliance, and sheer fun. Director Peter Jackson, presents...

Crowe’s dream lovers

December 14, 2001

Vanilla Sky Directed by Cameron Crowe (Tom Cruise, Penelope Cruz, Cameron Diaz, Jason Lee) R Vanilla Sky may go down in history as the film that allowed celebrity-obsessed moviegoers an attempt to quench...

Burns in love

November 30, 2001

Sidewalks of New York Directed by Edward Burns (Edward Burns, Heather Graham, Stanley Tucci, Brittany Murphy) R Like many directors before him, Edward Burns is content with casting significant women in...

Heist is right on the money

November 16, 2001

Heist Directed by David Mamet (Gene Hackman, Danny DeVito, Delroy Lindo, Rebecca Pidgeon) R David Mamet's Heist is a film that reckons back to the familiar criminal lifestyles in classics like The Godfather...

The spaceman cometh

October 26, 2001

K-PAX Directed by Iain Softley (Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges, Mary McCormick, Alfre Woodard) PG13   Back in 1984, Jeff Bridges was given an Academy Award nomination for his quirky performance as an...

Summer nights in the Starlite

June 15, 2001

It is not everyday filmgoers get the opportunity to see Memento's Guy Pearce in drag, but starting this month, the Bobino Wine Bar & Cafe/Starlite Lounge, in association with Backdrop Productions,...