The Decade At The MoviesAll Things Considered invited critic Bob Mondello to look back to the first decade of the 21st century and offer up some thoughts about the trends he saw. In these five conversations, he does just that.
When Walls Come Down: In Nine, Daniel Day-Lewis plays Guido Contini, a famous film director struggling with writer's block — and looking for inspiration in the assortment of women who have shaped his life.
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Meryl Streep plays Julia Child in writer-director Nora Ephron's Julie and Julia. Though Streep shines as Child, the film's rendering of blogger Julie Powell ultimately distracts.