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Review: It's Kind of a Funny Story

The moment comes at around the midway mark of Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck's third narrative feature.
It's kind of a cuckoo's nest
By BRETT MICHEL  |  October 08, 2010

Oscar predictions: Liberal gilt

It's like a fairy tale for Hollywood liberals.
Oscar wants to be a Millionaire
By PETER KEOUGH  |  February 17, 2009

Media kills hero pilot

US Airways Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who pulled off the "Miracle on the Hudson" emergency landing, was found beaten to death by the national media.
Herd-mentality pack lacks sufficient imagination to find another story
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  January 28, 2009

Martyr complex

This year the Oscars will honor the men who suffer for our sins and the women who don't wear make-up.
Oscar suffers for our sins
By PETER KEOUGH  |  January 13, 2009

Review: Doubt

John Patrick Shanley's Doubt on screen
Nun story
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  December 09, 2008

The Architect

Anthony LaPaglia’s Leo Waters is a self-satisfied architect whose little world starts to fall apart when a housing project he designed comes under siege by its residents. Watch the trailer for The Architect  (QuickTime)
 Lacks structure
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  December 13, 2006


Broken dreams

Proxy rhetorician of love Cyrano de Bergerac is drawn into a less romantic age in Lynn Nottage’s Intimate Apparel , which beat out August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean for the American Theatre Critics Association’s Steinberg New Play Award, and is now in
Intimate Apparel , Death of a Saleslady
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  February 19, 2006