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2008 Stories by Ella Taylor

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  • Kate Winslet

    published December 24, 2008

    Critics commonly cite with approval actors who can "disappear" into their characters, but that's rarely, in the best sense, held true of Kate... More >>

  • Australia makes you want to take Jackman, Kidman out back

    published November 26, 2008

    You don't have to have been raised on colonial Brit lit, classic melodramas, Westerns, and war movies, or Gone With the Wind to figure... More >>

  • Film Highlight: Bolt

    published November 19, 2008

    Like every other kids' movie coming off the studio line these days, the charming and well-crafted animated feature... More >>

  • Film Highlight: The Duchess

    published September 24, 2008

    Based on Amanda Foreman's biography of Georgiana Spencer, the Duchess of Devonshire, Saul Dibb's costume drama tells how... More >>

  • Film Highlight: Frozen River

    published August 20, 2008

    If Melissa Leo were Charlize Theron with artfully applied bags under the eyes, an Oscar nomination would surely be forthcoming... More >>

  • Film Highlight: American Teen

    published July 30, 2008

    Nanette Burstein, who made the entertaining Robert Evans documentary The Kid Stays in the Picture, spent a year... More >>

  • Film Highlight: Mamma Mia!

    published July 16, 2008

    Sure, it's nice that the actors sing their own numbers—Meryl Streep has a fab set of pipes, and the fact that Pierce Brosnan sings like a... More >>

  • Sandler's Zohan has crazed good-heartedness

    published June 4, 2008

    Behold Adam Sandler, in a passable Israeli accent and outsize codpiece, as Zohan the Mossad super-heavy: catching barbecued fish in his butt... More >>

  • Film Highlight: Roman de Gare

    published June 4, 2008

    Claude Lelouch's A Man and a Woman may be one of the silliest love songs in the canon of French fluff, but 42 years... More >>

  • Cheap Sex, Knockoff City

    published May 28, 2008

    SEX AND THE CITY: THE MOVIE directed by Michael Patrick King area theaters, starts... More >>

  • Prince Less Charming

    published May 14, 2008

    THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN directed by Andrew Adamson area theaters, starts... More >>

  • Ridiculous 88 Minutes features Al Pacino

    published April 16, 2008

    88 MINUTESdirected by Jon Avnetarea theaters, starts FridayJon Avnet's cheesy new... More >>

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