David Edelstein David Edelstein is a film critic for New York magazine and for NPR's Fresh Air, and an occasional commentator on film for CBS Sunday Morning.
When the Devil You Know Turns Out to be Family
'Rendition,' Putting Torture in Context
Joaquin Phoenix Shines in 'We Own the Night'
'Clayton' a Suspenseful, Sensational Thriller
'The Darjeeling Limited': Self-Discovery, by Rail
Penn Goes 'Into the Wild,' Spirits High
'In the Valley of Elah,' Where Despair Lives
West to 'Yuma' Again, By Way of Hollywood
'The Nanny Diaries,' a Fairly Dull Read
'Superbad': Adolescent Id, Awash in Hormones
From Hollywood, a Liberal Sprinkling of 'Stardust'
Buscemi's 'Interview,' Fantastically Revealing
'Simpsons Movie': Bigger, Longer, Underwhelming
Hollywood's Musical 'Hairspray,' a Little Too Bouffant
'Order of the Phoenix': Dread Again, and Fabulously