Film Critique Archive

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The actress and founder of her namesake Institute on Gender in Media cites data

‘Ender’s Game’: The Military’s Sci-Fi Manual

Ender’s Game isn’t just routine Hollywood fare. It’s based on a book with a cult

Fall Movie Preview: The 30 Indies You Must See

Summer is essentially over. Maybe not by the calendar, but certainly when it comes

‘Blue Jasmine’ Joins Long List of Movies and TV Shows Portraying Dentists As Jerks (And Worse)

Films like ‘Marathon Man,’ ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ and ‘Horrible Bosses’ have shown dentists

Intimate Odyssey: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy and Richard Linklater Reconnect in ‘Before Midnight’

Edmund Kean, the stage Hamlet, and Edmund Gwenn, the screen Santa, died 126 years

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Masterclass in Why HFR fails, and a reaffirmation of what makes cinema magical

Peter Jackson, a terrifically talented film maker and pioneer of new cinema technology, has

The mega-epic pissing contest

Peter Jackson caused a bit of a stir by announcing that he would shoot

Why Hollywood keeps whitewashing the past

“The Help” is just the latest movie to sugarcoat oppression by painting enlightened white

What You See Is What You Get

IN “The Invisible Gorilla,” a book about what we see and what we think