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Review: Predators

Eight archetypical soldiers and killers awaken, disoriented, falling through the sky, slow-opening parachutes strapped to their backs.
Can't get the Governator? Cast a real actor!
By BRETT MICHEL  |  July 16, 2010

Review: Crossing Over

Wayne Kramer's immigration melodrama fits into the glibly schematic, socially conscious multi-narrative niche usually filled by Paul Haggis.
Slickly political, while still offering hugs and tears and gratuitous nudity.
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 11, 2009


The Fernando Meirelles–directed film is, of necessity, less literary and philosophical.  
An old-fashioned disaster-movie yarn
By GERALD PEARY  |  October 01, 2008

Legend of the last

They all start the same way.
It all comes down to Will power
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 12, 2007

Cidade Baixa|Lower City

Hot sex has seldom seemed as wearisome as in Brazilian director Sérgio Machado’s film: it just streams sweat, and it looks uncomfortable. Watch the trailer for Lower City  (Quicktime)
Prevails in a litany of sordid misdeeds
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 09, 2006