TWO TOWNS OF JASPER

3 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 90 minutes

SXSW FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW! June 7, 1998 saw the worst racially-motivated murder since the Civil Rights movement in Jasper, Texas…


Posted on March 9, 2002 by

REVOLUTION OS

4 Stars
Year Released: 2001
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 90 minutes

IN THEATERS IN LIMITED RELEASE! Screening at NYC’s Cinema Village! JTS Moore’s new documentary may seem important only to computer geeks, but its subject has as much importance for our culture and economy as it does for the computer industry…


Posted on February 21, 2002 by

REVOLUTION OS: HOW MICROSOFT CAN LOSE THE WAR

DOCUMENTARY IN THEATERS CHALLENGES MICROSOFT! “Revolution OS” explores the birth and adolescence of the computer world’s Free Software and Open Source movements until they came of age with the creation and release of the LINUX operating system…



Posted on February 14, 2002 by

SCOTLAND, PA.

3 Stars
Year Released: 2001
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 95 minutes

IN THEATERS IN LIMITED RELEASE IN NEW YORK! This should have been a black comic masterpiece. The cast is certainly up to the task, even in the small roles…


Posted on February 7, 2002 by

VARSITY BLUES

2.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 110 minutes

FILM THREAT’S TRIBUTE TO THE SUPER BOWL! In New Canaan, Texas, only ONE thing matters: The Coyotes, the high school football team…


Posted on February 3, 2002 by

THE WATERBOY

1 Stars
Year Released: 1998
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 96 minutes

FILM THREAT’S TRIBUTE TO THE SUPER BOWL! Adam Sandler is 31 year-old Bobby Boucher, waterboy to the University of Louisiana football team for the last 18 years…


Posted on February 2, 2002 by

NOON BLUE APPLES

4 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 122 minutes

SUNDANCE AMERICAN SPECTRUM! You know what I like to see in independent movies? Ideas…


Posted on January 28, 2002 by

SENORITA EXTRAVIADA

4 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 74 minutes

SUNDANCE DOCUMENTARY FEATURE! You know, we’ll readily crack jokes about a film, ANY film. This time, however, there is absolutely, positively NOTHING funny about what’s up on the screen…


Posted on January 28, 2002 by

TABOO

2 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 81 minutes

SUNDANCE MIDNIGHT MOVIE! Normally, I’d enjoy a tale about a bunch of snotty, spoiled rich Republican kids offing each other…


Posted on January 28, 2002 by

TADPOLE

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 78 minutes

Here’s something you don’t see everyday: A whimsical teen comedy with adult complexity shot on digital video…


Posted on January 28, 2002 by

I AM SAM

1 Stars
Year Released: 2001
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 120 minutes

IN THEATERS! All the film needs is a dying gay man, a mystical Negro, a troubled undercover cop, some British accents and a war and we’d have the entire decathalon of clichéd horse-shit…


Posted on January 25, 2002 by

METROPOLIS

4 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 107 minutes

IN THEATERS IN LIMITED RELEASE! This might be the best animation to come from Japan since “Akira”…


Posted on January 24, 2002 by

THAT’S MY FACE

3 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 56 minutes

SUNDANCE AMERICAN SPECTRUM! Now while this all sounds like a great spiritual journey, there are a few problems…


Posted on January 20, 2002 by

ALIVE

3 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 95 minutes

SUNDANCE WORLD FEATURE! The story of a young woman’s struggle to live on following a brutal gang-rape…


Posted on January 14, 2002 by

SHIRI

4 Stars
Year Released: 2001
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 120 minutes

COMING TO THEATERS IN LIMITED RELEASE! “Shiri” actually reminds me how I felt the first time I saw John Woo’s work…


Posted on December 29, 2001 by

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