Crass, profane and surprisingly well-acted, ‘Ted’ is a much better movie than you might expect from the creator of ‘Family Guy’ and ‘The Cleveland Show.’
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A look at some of the most memorable ursine performances in cinematic history.
This week’s picks include an Oscar winner, an all-time masterpiece. and the movie Suzanne Collins supposedly plagiarized.
New titles this week include a smattering of obscure art-house flicks and a couple of pleasant dalliances down Nostalgia Lane.
A brief review of ‘Snow White and the Huntsman,’ an alternate take on ‘Prometheus’ and a look at two HBO comedies truly worth a look.
Suicide is painless and, for the most part, so was finally catching up with Robert Altman’s most popular movie.
Not even the talented actors starring in Bruce Beresford’s new film are enough to help the movie rise above its done-to-death formula.
Brief reviews of ‘MIB-3,’ ‘Sound of My Voice,’ ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ and ‘God Bless America.’
The Summer Movie Season is in full swing. What movies do YOU plan on seeing this month?
The titles most worth getting excited for come from genres like animation, horror and action. Plus, a Film Misery favorite is now a Criterion film.
A look back at what might be Anderson’s most underappreciated work.
Sacha Baron Cohen’s latest effort is a false outrage of a movie, mistaking naughty words and offensive jokes for piercing satire
Bess Krugman’s brisk, captivating ballet documentary may not have a lot of substance, but does it ever know how to amp up the stakes.
The movies are rife with adaptations and spin-offs of popular TV Shows. Here are some of Justin’s favorites.
A brief look at some of the May releases NOT named ‘The Avengers,’ Dark Shadows’ or ‘Battleship.’
Let’s all get together and feign excitement for this one.
Our next Marathon will serve as a primer on the director giving us ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ later this month.
Brief, belated reviews of ‘The Three Stooges,’ ‘Jeff, Who Lives at Home,’ ‘Mirror Mirror,’ and a few other films Justin saw while on vacation
See some of your favorite actors sporting some truly awesome facial hair.
More than any trailer preceding it, this one is clearly gunning for mass appeal.