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Morgan Spurlock's latest nonthreatening documentary fails to find much point in its subject: men's grooming.
Morgan Spurlock's latest documentary
| May 12, 2012
Review: The Secret World of Arrietty
The most touching love story and best children's movie in a long time, Hiromasa Yonebayashi's adaptation of Mary Norton's book The Borrowers employs old-fashioned animation techniques to create a world that is familiar, uncanny, and luminous.
The best children's movie in a long time
| February 17, 2012
Review: The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret
Say this for The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (Fridays at 10 pm on IFC), David Cross's new show for Channel 4 in England and IFC here: the title is apt.
Would watching be a good decision?
| October 15, 2010
Interview: Will Arnett
When it went off the air, in 2006, Arrested Development had already cemented its status as one of the great TV comedies of all time.
The actor looks back at Arrested Development and forward to Running Wilde
| September 17, 2010
Review: Despicable Me
First-time directors Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin and the other filmmakers behind this slight but engaging kids' animated comedy have no ambitions to be original, but like their villainous hero, Gru (voiced by a borscht-accented Steve Carell), they ins
Grand theft: the kids are all right
| July 09, 2010
Review: When In Rome
Exhibits neither an eye nor an ear for comedy.
... make a hasty retreat
| February 05, 2010
The Devil's in the details in Fox's new animated series, Sit Down, Shut Up , but I wish he'd gotten more involved in the main elements as well — like stories.
Sit Down, Shut Up needs to take its own advice
| April 17, 2009
Horton Hears a Who!
Although it scatters a few jokes for adults, some of them earnestly funny, Horton lacks the wit and layered cleverness of the good animated films of recent years.
Good-natured, egalitarian, and mildly stupid
| March 12, 2008
The Brother Solomon
We’re past the point of blaming the system.
Adding to Odenkirk's cinematic slump
| September 12, 2007
Let's Go to Prison
As a comedy, Bob Odenkirk’s penitentiary send-up is bootless. Watch the trailer for Let's Go to Prison (QuickTime)
Drops the soap
| November 21, 2006
Watching the third and final season of Arrested Development , out now on DVD, it becomes clear why the show didn’t find a larger audience.
The final season of Arrested Development on DVD
| September 07, 2006
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Games we'd like to see
| August 30, 2006
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