Catch The Departed on Thurs, May 28 at 6:45p.
Most audiences probably know Mark Walhberg more for his dramatic roles than his comedy efforts. But that's just because the strangely versatile actor often works on both levels at the same time.
March 24 – March 30.
With this week’s premiere of IFC’s crime-ridden, ultra-violent two-night event “Bullet in the Face” (kicking off Thursday 10/9c), let’s lock, load and take aim at some of the most memorable bullet scenes in cinema. “The Matrix” (1999) – “Bullet time” One simply cannot even fathom doing a bullet-themed feature without including the film that introduced […]
At this point, it’s become hard to believe we’ll ever see a sequel to “Sin City,” Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller’s 2005 film based on Miller’s gritty comic book series. However, some recent news about the project could mean there are still signs of life from “Sin City 2.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rodriguez […]
It’s a good week for fans of movies about paranoid loners who stumble on enormous conspiracies while investigating seemingly innocuous crimes on remote, stormy islands filled with figurative ghosts. Funny how two movies that fit that basic description might be released in the same week. Funnier still that the films are from two master directors […]
Film criticism as we know it tends to fall into a handful of time-worn categories: an expression of one’s personality, politics and taste, with traces of social critique and memoir (Pauline Kael, James Agee); or a kind of performance art on the page, using individual films, actors or filmmakers as springboards for sustained riffs on […]
As the Oscars are fast approaching, this week, we indulge in the always satisfying act of Oscar prognostication. Using the most convoluted of logic and the power of our combined film knowledge, we discuss a few of the less talked-about categories as well as the big ones, and go on record with our picks of […]
Oscar nominations are announced on January 23rd — we go on the record with our predictions for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress, and discuss why you should or shouldn’t care about the Academy Awards race. Download: MP3, 20:30 minutes, 18.8 MB Subscribe to the podcast: [XML] [iTunes]