Truth in advertising
It may be a bootleg, but at least it’s honest.
‘A partial list of my favorite things’
Dabney Coleman is to “Modern Problems” as Charles Grodin is to “The Lonely Guy”:
‘Pull the string’
“Ed Wood,” released 20 years ago this year, is damn near a perfect film. I watched it again recently for the first time in years and fell in love all over again. It was Johnny Depp’s finest performance, one, based on recent choices, he’s unlikely to top. Too bad, because quirky suits him. Same goes…
‘Looks like she’s going to turn cold tomorrow’
From the best movie ever set amid a deep freeze:
20 movies I won’t see in 2014
A new Adam Sandler/Drew Barrymore comedy? A remake of “Annie”? Another “Transformers” sequel? Only if there’s a gun pointed at my head. And even then … The rest: X-Men: Days of Future Past. Because I’m not a teen-age boy, or a geek. Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones & Paranormal Activity 5. Two sequels, in the…
Checking in with Sy Ableman
It’s been awhile.