James Spader

  • Movies

    November 14, 2012

    Lincoln stands tall

    Daniel Day Lewis lends the president real flesh, blood, and spark

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2011

    Mark Mallman tour diary, Vol. 10: The sea! The sea!

    ‚ÄčThe game is won on the field. Some bits of advice are impossible to follow to fruition. "The game is won on the field, Mallman." This is the kind of hodge-podge rhetoric that makes so much sense, you end up feeling like shit about yourself because you can never live up to it. Life is not won. If ... More >>

  • Movies

    November 22, 2006

    Freak, Out

    Nicole Kidman makes an unconvincing Arbus in 'Fur'

  • Books

    October 13, 2004
  • Movies

    March 26, 2003

    The Mother Of All Fears

    David Cronenberg talks about signing a contract with death and the yucky kind of mommy love

  • Movies

    October 2, 2002

    Then and Then

    'Secretary' and '8 Women' file dated dispatches from the gender wars

  • Movies

    March 15, 2000

    To Be Real

    After a string of meta-roles, Julia Roberts gets back to work in Erin Brockovich

  • Arts

    March 19, 1997

    Flirting With Disaster

    With Crash, David Cronenberg drives mainstream cinema over the edge.