10 Movies…About Magicians (To Prepare You For ‘Now You See Me’)

I’m not sure Now You See Me is a real movie—I’m pretty sure it’s part of the massive viral marketing campaign for last weekend’s huge Arrested Development revival. Evidence: it stars Michael Cera look-alike Jesse Eisenberg, new A.D. cast member Isla Fisher, ...

Film Review: “Limitless”

Limitless is a thrilling, inventive joyride that should provide plenty of escapist fun this weekend, just in time to brush off the winter doldrums and welcome in the spring.  The sci-fi drama is a showcase for Bradley Cooper, one of the ...

Oscargnosticator: 2011’s Best Animated Feature

From the outside, today’s topic seems to be all sewn up. Only three films were nominated for Oscar’s Best Animated Feature this year, despite there being a glut of animated films last year. Some of the omissions were pretty good (Disney’s Tangled), ...