Kenneth Turan Kenneth Turan is the film critic for the Los Angeles Times and NPR's Morning Edition, as well as the director of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes.

Events of 'United 93' Terrifying on Screen

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'American Dreamz' is Amusing, Not Bitter, Satire

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'The Notorious Bettie Page' Lacks Substance

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Acerbic and Sweet: 'Friends with Money'

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'Devil and Daniel Johnston' Indulges Singer's Fans

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'Inside Man' Jump Starts the Weekend

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'Thank You for Smoking' Displays a Sense of Humor

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'Block Party' Is Chappelle at His Best

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The Alternative History of 'CSA'

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'Night Watch': Popcorn Movie, Vodka Chaser

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'Firewall': Only a Facsimile of a Successful Thriller

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'A Good Woman' Lacks Wilde's Bite

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Into Africa with 'The Boys of Baraka'

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'Tristan and Isolde': A Pleasantly Old-School Epic

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'Munich': Spielberg's Most Provocative Film Yet

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