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Hi ya'll, I just got back from a 3 movie day. I saw in the following order: GI Joe, 500 Days of Summer, & The Time Traveler's Wife. I just gonna post a comment in an open thread about about them,
by lamh3176
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Aug 15, 2009 at 06:27 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Dear Ms. Bullock, I have been a fan since Speed back in 1994 when I was barely 9. So it pains me to see one of my favorite actors make a movie that doesn’t paint a fair picture of U.S. ...
by MAGraduate
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Jul 07, 2009 at 06:24 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
I am going to give my thoughts on the movie. I will mark parts of my review where there'll be spoilers. Before reading, you should see the movie. I do not want my opinion to sway your own view of ...
by exotrip
Comment Count 96 comments on Tue May 12, 2009 at 08:59 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
There's a lot to recommend Gus Van Sant's _Milk_ on political and historical grounds. But for reasons both diverting and serious Sean Penn's smile binds it together and lifts it up. Penn's ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 193 comments on Sun Jan 04, 2009 at 10:25 AM PST with 0 Recommends
I'm so stoked. John Cusack cross-posted my review of his movie War, Inc. from Progressive Blue ...
by be inspired
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 11:41 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
A little off the beaten path for this diary. Instead of pointing you toward issue-oriented docs I'd like to draw your attention to Werner Herzog's new film about Antarctica. Hopefully it's playing ...
by jeph
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2008 at 02:12 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
For the record, I can't stand James Carville. In many ways he represents the absolute wrong path for Democrats to take. Once upon a time he provided some much need direction to a party lost in the ...
by jeph
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jul 30, 2008 at 11:49 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Yet another review in my "documentaries you should see" series. The Devil Came On Horseback came out about a year ago and it's appalling to me that so little has been done to stem yet ...
by jeph
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jul 29, 2008 at 10:32 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Sometimes good intentions and an excess of smarts aren't enough. It's true in politics and it's true in movies. Case in point John Cusack's War, Inc. It's ambitious, occassionally ...
by jeph
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2008 at 07:23 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I still vaguely remember the night in 1993, fiddling around with my mono T.V.'s dog-ear antennas, trying to find something to watch, and happening across this show on Fox. Spooky music, F.B.I. agents,
by Larry Madill
Comment Count 43 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2008 at 01:34 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Scientists tell us that the neurological mechanisms of memory appear to be same as the mechanisms by which we anticipate, and plan for the future. It's one of those ideas that, once you hear it, ...
by grumpynerd
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2008 at 12:57 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
NOTE: This review is rated "R" for liberal ideation, full-frontal hope-mongering and cannibalism. Keep little Julie and Johnny Kossack off this post! Spoilers inside. The ...
by Tortmaster
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Apr 24, 2008 at 07:11 PM PDT with 1 Recommend