Half Nelson

February 3, 2007

Despite the overwhelming of hype of Little Miss Sunshine, Half Nelson is 2006’s little, independent film-that-could, catapulted into the mainstream thanks to an Academy Award nomination for Ryan Gosling’s memorable performance as a high school history... 

The Day After Tomorrow

March 31, 2005

Not since Armageddon (1998) has a film taken such a complete leave of its scientific senses. The Day After Tomorrow (2004) is Roland Emmerich’s latest cinematic ode to destruction movies. He’s already blown up the White House in Independence Day (1996)... 

JFK (Director’s Cut Two-Disc Special Edition)

December 6, 2001

They say that the third time’s the charm and this certainly applies to the latest DVD version of Oliver Stone’s film, JFK (1991). Previous incarnations included a movie-only edition spread over two sides of a single disc and an extras-packed two DVD...