| Dec 16, 2010
| 8:09 PM
The third installment of the "Narnia" films seeks to revive the series as a continuing movie franchise. The producers made a real effort to restore the magical qualities of this fantasy adventure tale. They definitely succeed on a technical level.
| Sep 9, 2010
| 9:09 PM
When you go to see films like "The Bourne Identity" you expect non-stop action. George Clooney has done his share of spy thrillers, including his Oscar-winning performance in the gritty "Syriana." In "The American," he takes everything down to a slow...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:48 PM
Suzanne Perez's picks for best and worst movies of 2010:
1. "The Social Network" — A real-life geek inherits the Earth. Aaron Sorkin's quicksilver dialogue and Jesse Eisenberg's acting delivery are superb.
2. "The Kids Are...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 1:31 AM
One thing I could count on with a David Cronenberg movie is that it wouldn’t be boring. That has changed, with the release of this snooze fest.
It’s this new genre of historical fiction (Titanic, Inglourious Basterds, Midnight in Paris, etc)....
| Dec 29, 2011
| 5:25 AM
A Dangerous Method
The Avon Theatre, 272 Bedford St., Stamford, (203) 967-3660.
A Dangerous Method seems unusually tame for a film by David Cronenberg, famed for edgily artistic horror films. It's a period piece adapted rather unimaginatively by...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Two of the most legendary names in psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung, are at the heart of this drama. Respectively played by Viggo Mortensen and Michael Fassbender, they collide over the treatment of a beguiling, baffling patient (Keira...
| Apr 28, 2009
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Battle for Terra 3D (Roadside Attractions) This animated war movie is an ecological allegory about humans invading a peace-loving alien planet...
| Dec 23, 2007
"I seem to be drawn to kind of enclosed, hermetically sealed subcultures," David Cronenberg explains on one of the bonus features accompanying the DVD release of "Eastern Promises."
In "Eastern Promises," Cronenberg uses the ever-reliable Anna as his...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Natalie Portman vs. Mila Kunis, with Barabara Hershey and a VERY creepy Vincent Cassel star in Darren Aronofsky's psycho thriller “Black Swan.” It looks like a great, scary role for Portman, a plum character part for Hershey and a BIG break...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 4:33 PM
-- Vote of confidence: The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved Eli Broad's plan for a museum in downtown L.A. (Los Angeles Times) -- Calling it quits: The head of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra has abruptly resigned his......
| Sep 2, 2010
| 4:33 PM
â€˘ In a provocative piece, Joel Keller wonders "when does a comedy stop being a comedy?" As a starting point, he uses this frank admission by "Nurse Jackie" star Edie Falco as she picked up the best comedy series actress Emmy: "Oh, this is the most...