interview: terry gil...

Director Terry Gilliam has made some of the best and most interesting movies of the past thirty years. The only American member of the legendary British comedy troupe Monty Python, Gilliam was the animator for the classic BBC television series Monty Python’s Flying Circus and directed...

the banana strikes b...

My buddy the Panhandling Banana is attempting to think outside the cardboard box that he lives in at night. Instead of simply collecting money from strangers who avert their eyes, he has branched out into the seedy world of advertising. eBay has already pulled his auction once, but he thinks...

The 40 Year-Old Virg...

[rating:4] Director: Judd Apatow Cast: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd, Romany Malco, Seth Rogan, Elizabeth Banks and Kat Dennings Steve Carell is exactly what the title says ““ closer to mandatory retirement age than the onset of puberty, and still has not gotten laid. The...

Valiant

[rating:2] Director: Gary Chapman Cast: Ewan McGregor, Ricky Gervais, Tim Curry, Jim Broadbent, John Cleese and John Hurt Here’s your review of Disney’s animated pigeon movie, “Valiant,” in one word: Eh. Expanding slightly on that theme, “Valiant” is a...

Skeleton Key

Rating: *** Director: Iain Softley Cast: Kate Hudson, Gena Rowlands, John Hurt and Peter Sarsgaard Review: Note: This is a film with some interesting plot twists, so this review will go out of its way not to spoil them. Skeleton Key is an entertaining spooker that may be undercut by genre...