Tag: Kathryn Bigelow

(Not So) Famous Firsts, Film

(Not So) Famous Firsts: A Kathryn Bigelow Double Feature

In the last decade, Kathryn Bigelow has become the most famous female American director. She has become the new chronicler of recent...

Film

You Should Be Proud of This Achievement: Female Film Directors and Their Next Superhero Movies

At a time when five out of every four films contain superheroes, this year’s Wonder Woman feels fresh and amazing. After more than a...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray review: “Zero Dark Thirty”

Jessica Chastain is as important to Zero Dark Thirty as Daniel Day Lewis is to Lincoln....

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: March 28, 1990

Prostitutes! Excessive partying! Jessica Tandy! These are a few of Charlie Sheen's favorite things, and they all make cameos in this week's...

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Film

2010 Oscar Predictions

Jeff Johnson sorts out the contenders and makes his picks for this year's Oscar winners. Who do you think will win?...

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Film, Film Reviews, No Concessions

No Concessions: Finally, an Iraq Movie Worth a Damn

The Hurt Locker does the impossible: It single-handedly redeems the mostly misbegotten run of “sand” films, those war-on-terror...