Joe Pantoliano

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Review: Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief

That must've been one rockin' party the gods of Ancient Greece had with the hotties of America back in the early '90s, since they left a string of demigods with absentee-daddy issues behind.
Freaks and Greeks
By BRETT MICHEL  |  February 19, 2010

Head case

Who is Jim Marzilli, exactly? Is he a predatory letch? Or is he a deeply troubled man who needs to be kept from harassing women — but also from hurting himself?
Media coverage of a State House sex scandal reveals the pitfalls of reporting on mental illness
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 23, 2008


“Unfolding in the style of Memento ,” begin the press notes for Simon Brand’s freshman effort, which also reveals the “style” of Reservoir Dogs and Saw . Watch the trailer for The Unknown  (QuickTime)
 Not worth knowing
By BRETT MICHEL  |  December 13, 2006

A pleasure doing business

While Fred Durst has praised the Rhode Island locations used for his independent film The Education of Charlie Banks , he has a particular reason to appreciate the Ocean State.
The social side of the film boom
By IAN DONNIS  |  August 02, 2006

Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector

Red-hot redneck comedian Larry the Cable Guy stars in this hamfisted comedy about a nimrod health inspector who must chase down a case of the shits that’s sweeping the city.
Pity poor Joe Pantoliano
By TOM MEEK  |  March 28, 2006