You don’t expect to walk out of a spanking-new $130 million 3D sci-fi action spectacular and find yourself saying, “They sure don’t make t..
Let me paint a picture for you: I’m about seven years old and I’m at Disney World with my family. I know only light and wonder. Then my ..
I’m at the median age of the Avengers cast — older than Captain America, younger than Hawkeye — which is apparently old enough to reminisc..
Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace is about to be released in 3D, and I’m going to see it. I’ve learned not to say that out loud, tho..
Awhile back I was shocked to discover that the Olsen twins had a little sister, one who looked just like them except less manicured, l..
People say things like “it’s just a summer superhero movie” as though the rules of cinematic storytelling are somehow suspended for a movi..
When cable channels started broadcasting nature documentaries in high-definition, owners of plasma TVs discovered that not only were they ..
A good sign of what’s right with Thor, Kenneth Branagh’s take on comics’ most unapologetically Nordic superhero, comes in the form of a th..
In Charlotte Brontë’s 1847 novel Jane Eyre, Mr. Rochester has “broad and jetty eyebrows” and a “grim mouth, chin, and jaw—yes, all three w..
As my coblogger Sarah Heuer and I walked out of the preview screening of Justin Bieber: Never Say Never on Wednesday night, a publicity re..