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The Canyons

by Patrick Mitchellon November 27, 2013
Paul Schrader takes a page out of Tommy Wiseau's playbook and inadvertently directs the best worst movie of 2013.

Class of 1993: “This Boy’s Life”

by Nick Rogerson April 25, 2013
In "This Boy's Life," Leonardo DiCaprio's leading-role debut, he acts as if announcing his career's mission statement — indicative of inevitable stardom.

Class of 1983: “Videodrome”

by Nick Rogerson February 28, 2013
"Videodrome" shows how David Cronenberg is sometimes a provocateur only to a point. But he also wasn't far from his cinematic incisions that cut the deepest.

Silent House

by Nick Rogerson March 9, 2012
Too arty to settle for home-invasion scares and too laughably literal to unsettle with subtext, all that's left is an impressive technical exercise.

Killer Yacht Party

by Joe Donohueon May 22, 2011
There is a standard that Troma has set, and “Killer Yacht Party” definitely doesn’t even come close.

Drive Angry

by Austin Lugaron February 25, 2011
Very stupid movie, but it was so close to being entertaining.

The Killer Inside Me

by Austin Lugaron September 29, 2010
There are a lot of admirable things about the movie, but it's still difficult to recommend.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Monster

by Nick Rogerson July 21, 2010
"Monster" — Patty Jenkins' semi-fictionalized account of Aileen Wuornos' murder spree — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Kung Fu Hustle

by Nick Rogerson June 16, 2010
"Kung Fu Hustle" — a breathlessly silly, pure kung-fu movie — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Intermission

by Nick Rogerson June 1, 2010
"Intermission" — a romantic comedy with a couple of shootouts and car chases for good measure — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.