Movie Reviews Reviews of new movies, classic and art films, foreign films, and popular movies. Featuring Bob Mondello, Kenneth Turan, David Edelstein, and Mark Jenkins.
Summary Judgment: 'Running with Scissors,' 'Babel,' 'Death of a President'
'Catch a Fire' Breathes New Life into an Old Story
'Babel' Weaves a Story Out of Noise, Desperation
'The Prestige' Tempts Film Fans with Fresh Tricks
Summary Judgment: 'Marie Antoinette,' 'The Prestige, 'Flags of Our Fathers'
'Flags': The Story Behind an Iconic Image of WWII
'Man of the Year' Is Politics as Usual
Summary Judgment: 'Man of the Year,' 'Shortbus,' 'Grudge 2'
'Infamous' Fails Where 'Capote' Succeeded
'Little Children' Film Rachets Up Tension
Summary Judgment: 'The Departed,' 'Employee of the Month,' 'The Queen'
High-End Cops and Robbers in 'The Departed'
'The Queen': Tragicomedy of Post-Diana Royals
Summary Judgment: 'School For Scoundrels,' 'The Last King of Scotland,' 'The Guardian'
A Dreamlike 'Science of Sleep'