Bob Mondello Bob Mondello reviews movies and covers the arts for NPR and shares critiques and commentaries on NPR's award-winning newsmagazine All Things Considered.
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'Rings' Cycle Continues with 'The Two Towers'
'Intacto,' a Thriller from Spain
Holiday Movie Preview from NPR's Bob Mondello
*Movie Critic, NPR's All Things Considered
*Film Critic, The Philadelphia Inquirer
*Associate Professor of Theater and Film, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
*Co-author, The Encyclopedia of Great Filmmakers (Facts on File, 2002) and co-editor, The Encyclopedia of Novels into Film (Facts on File, 1998)
A neurotic mob boss, an intergalactic pirate, a hardworking rapper, an even harder working hobbit, a modern day cinderella ...and a talk show host. On Talk of the Nation, join Neal Conan for a look at this year's holiday movies and holiday classics.