Review: Where the Wild Things Are

Spike Jonze's child literature film

A visually amazing experience that never quite provides the emotional connection to the childhood memory of Maurice Sendak‘s book. After about twenty years, an overblown budget, four years of filming and arguments on whether this should be a cartoon or live-action, we have as close to an adaptation of Where the Wilds Things Are as […]

Review: The Informant!

Matt Damon plays Mark Whitacre

And yes, it is with the exclamation mark!  Steve Soderbergh, director of the hit and miss (Oceans 11 through 13; Full Frontal; Sex, Lies and Videotape; and Bubble), teams up with Matt Damon for a “true story” type movie…but it’s a comedy.  About corporate greed.  Giggling yet?  When Soderbergh is hitting (Out of Sight), he’s […]