Posts Tagged ‘Jack Nicholson’
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The Long and Short of It: ‘Reds’

Here's this column's first film whose length feels excessive. It's a quietly devastating, intimate love story swallowed up in a stilted political epic.

Buried Treasures: Head

This wild, hallucinatory drug-trip of a movie features the Monkees trashing their clean-cut image.

Buried Treasures: Carnal Knowledge

"Carnal Knowledge" covers a lot of ground — not just in terms of the passage of time, but in terms of cerebral depth.

The Burton Binge: “Mars Attacks!”

In his follow-up to "Ed Wood," Tim Burton fails precisely where that filmmaker did in creating a kooky kitsch-fest that is fun but ultimately hollow.

The Burton Binge: “Batman”

Seamlessly balancing surreal imagery with emotional authenticity, Tim Burton's first foray into blockbusters set a standard for all comic-book films to follow.

Coming to DVD March 22

The forces of Johnny Depp & Angelina Jolie come together in "The Tourist" & Reese Witherspoon asks Paul Rudd & Owen Wilson "How Do You Know?" on DVD this week.

How Do You Know

A charming mess of a movie, "How Do You Know" features likable stars doing illogical things.

Heroes of the Zeroes: The Pledge

"The Pledge" — Sean Penn's brutal, draining 2001 whodunit — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.