Posts Tagged ‘Alan Rickman’

Alice Through the Looking Glass

An unexpectedly pretty penny, "Alice Through the Looking Glass" surpasses its predecessor by cogitating on Lewis Carroll's characters and dizzying world.

Lee Daniels’ The Butler

An ambitious drama is undermined by stunt casting of movie stars as presidents, and a storyline that wanders across the map of the black experience.

At the Mountains of Movie Madness — Week Twelve

Alan Rickman's American accent, an anticipated sequel, Filipino unrest, radio hijinks and more Jeff Goldblum make up this random set of films that leads towards the final week.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

The penultimate "Harry Potter" movie finally finds some real darkness and depth in the adventures of the boy wizard.

Alternative Christmas Movies

Six alternative Christmas movies to knock the festive spirit out of you.

The Success of Harry Potter

How did a book series that started 12 years ago become one of the highest grossing franchises in film history?

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Despite J.K. Rowling's shoddy storytelling, the beginning of the end of the Harry Potter saga is an engrossing film with a substantially darker tone.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

The grim musical's adaptation continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.