Tag Archives: Chris Weitz

4.5 yaps


“Cinderella” discovers the magic that other recent live-action adaptations of animated fairy-tale classics have lacked. Continue reading

4.5 yaps

A Better Life

This criminally ignored drama shows the American Dream as it actually is rather than how we would like it to be. Continue reading

4.5 yaps

A Better Life

“A Better Life” is a harrowing epic writ small, a vision of our country’s promise and failings. It is one of the year’s best films. Continue reading

Tyson Houseman

The “Twilight Saga: Eclipse” star talks being cast as Quil Ateara, scoring a major franchise role at his first audition, and finally becoming a wolf. Continue reading

Heroes of the Zeroes: About a Boy

“About a Boy” — a lithe, Billy Wilder-esque dance on the wire of uneasy comedy — continues Nick Rogers’ look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009. Continue reading

Yap vs. Yap: Twilight: New Moon

Twi-hater Caine Gardner and Twi-phile Jamaica Slicer spar on “New Moon.” Continue reading

Twilight still sucks!

“Twilight” is the big screen equivalent of Dark Shadows: slow, lame and predictable. Continue reading

Twilight Rocks!

In this guest column, reader Jamaica Slicer says it’s high time someone defends the vampire romance series that people either love or love to hate. Continue reading