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Review: We Need to Talk About Kevin(1)
Kevin (Ezra Miller) may not have his father's eyes, but Lynne Ramsay's adaptation of Lionel Shriver's novel rivals Rosemary's Baby , The Omen , and this year's Twilight installment as a negative advertisement for childbearing.
Lynne Ramsay's adaptation of Lionel Shriver's novel
| March 09, 2012
Review: Killer Elite
First Point Blank and now Killer Elite — isn't there a copyright law about stealing the titles of a better movie? Gary McEndry's espionage thriller isn't bad, but it isn't Peckinpah; all the two films have in common are the title and lots of shootin
| September 23, 2011
The Year in Monkey News
Simian news items, compiled for your reading pleasure.
Primate dispatches from around the globe
DAVID EISENBERG, JAMES P. FITZPATRICK, NATE HOMAN, AND KATIE LANNAN
| August 05, 2011
Weapon of choice
As amazing as it seems in this age of 24-hour-a-day punditry, there are still issues about which it is permissible not to have an opinion.
| February 19, 2010
Obviously his notion that it's okay to be sexually active, but not to "live in sin," is ridiculous.
Ask Dr. Lovemonkey
| November 25, 2008
Celebrating the deerly departed
Dressed in camouflage and toting hunter-orange cans of Miller High Life, a group of Portlanders gathered to celebrate the opening of deer season.
| October 24, 2007
Real housewives and blood diamonds
Literature, that slow cousin to Life, has in its prolonged non-engagement with reality TV been even denser and more dreamily backward than usual.
Another trip to Orange County, and bling’d in Sierra Leone
| February 27, 2007
You say 'bizarre'
I stood in front of the Plain Mabel table for a full five minutes, gripping a super-soft zipper pouch fashioned out of fabric that featured a pink bunny rabbit hunting for lady bugs, deliberating.
I say 'bazaar'
| December 21, 2006
Monkey see, monkey do
So thorough and deadpan is the joke that Catherine Chalmers pulls off in her ravishing color photographs of insects crawling across flowers they resemble that when I read the wall text I was sure there had been a mistake. Slideshow: Going Ape: Confront
Into the cute at the DeCordova
| September 12, 2006
This article originally ran in the January 13, 1987 issue of the Boston Phoenix .
Platoon gets down to too little
| August 10, 2006
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