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Review: Frankenweenie

Death becomes Tim Burton, whose best films feature corpses or the undead.
Shaggy dog story
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 05, 2012

Review: Trishna

If nothing else, Michael Winterbottom's updating of Tess of the D'Urbervilles to present-day India proves that Thomas Hardy will depress you no matter what the setting.
Tess of the D'Urbervilles set in present-day India
By PETER KEOUGH  |  July 20, 2012
Answers to Nothing: Review

Review: Answers to Nothing(1)

The baleful influence of Paul Haggis's multi-narrative Oscar-winner Crash (2004) continues with Matthew Leutwyler's trite contraption.
Matthew Leutwyler's trite contraption
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 02, 2011
The Descendants: Film

Review: The Descendants

George Clooney puts in what may be his best performance as Matt King, scion of a wealthy Hawaiian family that can trace its pedigree back to the 19th century Princess Margaret Ke'alohilani, descendant of King Kamehameha, and bride of Matt's great, great,
For Clooney, it's all Payne, all gain
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 18, 2011

Review: Margaret

Kenneth Lonergan offers no resolutions in this complex and moving parable, unless it's the observation that the only resolutions in life are in art.
Unexpected situations
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 07, 2011
Recap 6.12.09 by Intern The Big Mistake

Recap 6.12.09 by Intern The Big Mistake

Recap 6.12.09Bah Weep Granah Weep Ninny Bong!TGIF. Especially today. I hope the sun will come back to play soon.6amBig Jim has greasy hands and wrote...
By SandboxIntern  |  June 12, 2009

The Onion, Pop Trash, Car Crash and WTF?

The Onion, Pop Trash, Car Crash and WTF?

Joe Randazzo of The Onion talks about Our Dumb World, Fletcher takes out the Pop Trash, Tugboa...
By Charlie  |  November 26, 2008