By this point in the season, it was beginning to become ever more clear to Arizona fans that this team might just be a little bit special.The exciting come-from-behind 6-5 win over the Florida Marlins at Chase Field was a case in point, the D-Backs' 17th such win from a deficit already in 2011.
As baseball fans from around the nation and, indeed, the world, trickle into the Valley of the Sauna for the All-Star festivities, we thought this would be a fine time to shout out a few lists. Jennie Finch could really bring it! We've literally been on hand since the first pitch (by righ ... More >>
The following are 10 random things that, at the start of this weird decade, we never would have believed: 1. That the historically pathetic Arizona Cardinals would move out to bumfuck Egypt (a.k.a. Glendale, a.k.a. sweet deal), and then would (at the end of the decade) find themselves e ... More >>
A classic Western remade for our ADD times
Gordon-Levitt awes again in character-driven theft thriller
Clive Owen gets pushed to his limits, right along with the audience
Letters from the issue of Thursday, July 21, 2005
A bad case of sequel fever can never Be Cool
The Rock tries on Joe Don Baker's shoes for size, and they don't quite fit
Kill Bill's missing something -- like, oh, a proper ending
Sonnenfeld's comic caper is no Trouble at all
Is Ulises Ferragut a hell of a lawyer or just plain hell?
Can you dig Shaft?
Although many standout films were released in 1998, no single movie really stood out
John Frankenheimer reclaims his suspense-film crown with Ronin
Arresting Out of Sight captures Elmore Leonard's escape artistry on film
The overlong, sometimes funky Jackie Brown shows Tarantino looking for direction
Anemic Touch needs emergency transfusion