It's been several years since Chaka Khan has had a relevant, mainstream voice, but that hasn't stopped her from speaking out in light of the February shooting involving Florida teenager Trayvon Martin and neighborhood watch commando George Zimmerman. Last week, the "Queen of Funk" best remembered f ... More >>
There are very few film critics I can read without getting at least mildly peeved at their gasbaggery. But the critics' pool on the geek-fan site RottenTomatoes.com really ticks me off, particularly in regards to the Biggie Smalls biopic Notorious, which I caught over the weekend.If you're a fan of ... More >>
Spelling out a fantasy that feels wonderfully real
Mr. 3000: "Just another baseball movie"
John Sayles' latest transcends its talkiness
Strong actors make a weak stab at wiseguy chic in The Score
Cliché-fueled Supernova never gets off launching pad
Terry McMillan's Groove thang becomes the chick flick of the summer
Mushy and metaphysical, self-important Contact misses its flight
Luis Sharpe led a double life. In public, he was an admired NFL star. In private, he was a crackhead hell-bent on self-destruction.