Last week, a couple of so-called indie bands released music videos that featured quirky blonde actresses. Michelle Williams traveled to Niagara Falls Wild Nothing's "Paradise" and The Girl Next Door Elisha Cuthbert imagines herself in a movie in The Gaslight Anthem's video for "Here Comes My Man." B ... More >>
Our shiny, golden man is back for the 2012 Academy Awards. Nominees for this year's awards were announced this morning, with a few surprises. We've listed them below, and we're plotting award-time strategy (and perhaps a drinking game). So grab the popcorn and catch up on these flicks before ... More >>
Like every douchebag in college who suddenly became your friend after they found out you scored a bunch of weed, Burger King has offered Colin Firth a chance to design his own burger if he wins an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in The King's Speech on Sunday. Wow, really? His own ... More >>
Learn about pre-Kristen Stewart cinema
These days, the lines between indie and mainstream music are difficult to pinpoint. With indie artists featured prominently in mainstream media (I'm looking at you, Twilight soundtrack), it's hard to see what makes indie music, well, indie. When you add celebrities to the mix, it becomes even more d ... More >>
Trying to attract a different set of underage babies
The intimate pleasures and necessary detachments of Toronto 2007
Sacré merde! The onslaught that is Toronto Fest
Vince Vaughn, your skirt-chasing emcee
No obvious joke goes untouched in this so-so TV show remake
50 First Dates is a patchy toss-off strictly for Sandler fans
Tired of boring dates? Don't go out with Tad Hamilton.
In 2003, women continued to claim and transform the cinema
The idiots what brung you Dumb and Dumber ain't funny no more
Another SNL vet may be the next Bill Murray. Seriously.
In Once Upon a Time in Mexico, the outlaw Johnny Depp saves the day
Jim Carrey's sheer heaven as Bruce Almighty until the praying
The year's best featured plenty of sad white guys
Saturday Night Live's prime player is rapidly outgrowing television's small screen
Sean Penn plays retarded for Oscar, and audiences aren't rewarded
Cinema's magic lantern lights up another year, sort of
Trying to remember the best in a forgettable year of film
From the week of January 18, 2001
So many movies have beat The Gift to the punch that it doesn't have any of its own
The power of puppetry propels Being John Malkovich
What happens when two pretty movie stars fall in love? Uh, got us!
David Rabe reanimates his play Hurlyburly for the screen with mixed results
Although many standout films were released in 1998, no single movie really stood out
Antz: A way underground film with a cast of millions!
Hash bust morality play runs afoul of overly complicated melodrama in Return to Paradise
Redford's new film is like a horsey Bridges of Madison County--and it's way too long
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil goes to seed onscreen
See ya later, Albino Alligator