Déjà Vu

[rating:2] Director: Tony Scott Starring: Denzel Washintong, Paula Patton, Val Kilmer Okay “¦ so what the hell was that? “Déjà Vu“ is a slick-looking mess, an empty exercise in plot service — nothing going on in this film makes much sense, every action being...

Casino Royale

Director: Martin Campbell Starring: Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen, Judi Dench, Giancarlo Giannini Review: 4 stars (of five) “Casino Royale“ — call it the Secret Origin of James Bond — is without a doubt one of the best films in the long series. It makes a number of...

snoop dogg & me

I’ve been using stock.xchng for a few years now. It’s a great source of user-contributed free stock photography. I’ve found images there for several projects, including Badmouth. In fact, it’s where I got the picture of the creepy doll heads for the banner. Because...

Stranger Than Fictio...

[rating:5] Director: Marc Forster Starring: Will Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Emma Thompson, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah Go see this movie. The review could end there, because it’s one of those movies that the more you describe it, the more you’re taking away from the...

A Good Year

[rating:2.5] Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Russell Crowe, Albert Finney, Marion Cotillard Russell Crowe is an asshole. In the movie, I mean. But his redemption is inevitable. (Again, we’re talkin’ strictly about the film.) Call it “Under the Provencal Sun,” Ridley...