Note: Shea Serrano is an award-winning music writer and goofball whose recent exploits include Bun B's Rap Coloring and Activity Book, and writes this weekly column about his life and times. 3:20 p.m.: Today I am chaperoning our school's Valentine's Day dance. A line of about 100 kids is already wa ... More >>
Toasting computer love, a genocide musical, and a Midwestern odyssey
The perennial worst director is gunning for the bastards -- and respect
Michael Bay's muscle-headed neo-noir is stuck in an absurd, tan world
A short history of an art form's long passing
Tonight, Dave "Avey Tare" Portner will um, swamp the Triple Rock Social Club with what will no doubt be an intoxicatingly diverse DJ set. But next year - the year when the world's supposed to end, remember - Portner and his fuzzy, amusingly named pals in Animal Collective with their eagerly await ... More >>
Ventura seesm to be starring in a movie that happens to be his real life. Jesse Ventura's lawsuit against the Transportation Security Administration over airport pat-downs, which he refers to as "sexual assault," got underway Friday, but Ventura saved the drama for just after the first hearing en ... More >>
Harry Potter, Cars 2, and more
Tim Pawlenty makes it official."I'm Tim Pawlenty, and I'm running for President of the United States," the former Minnesota governor says in a web video released this evening. Finally. Pawlenty's been telegraphing his intentions for months, racking up frequent flier miles to make speeches i ... More >>
To be sure, things seem pretty normal right now, don't they? The office-ice machine isn't holding you and your co-workers hostage; satellites, tanks, and Humvees aren't rolling around on their own; giant veloceraptor-like machines aren't strafing large urban centers with nuclear warheads. But all ... More >>
Is it just another Speed movie or better?
Comedian teams up again with Adam McKay
Viggo Mortenson leads the cast and Nick Cave provides the score in Hillcoat's unpleasant saga
Independent films went south, but thank the Knight for the blockbuster
Every year every football fans across the country have to put up with the saga in Wisconsin that occupies every corner of the NFL offseason. Is Brett Favre retiring or will he be back for one more year?
The True Hollywood Story of A Band Apart Co-Founder Michael Bodnarchek
A few more changes would've helped Transformers
The 'Transformers' premiere party runs out of gas
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
Brit movie brat takes the B horror movie where it belongs
'Profitable Domestic Gross' would be a better name for 'Be Cool'
Godard scours our bombed-out library to find 'Notre musique'
Reeling from holiday fare, a movie reviewer goes head to head with his id
Fighting Spielberg's battles from your bean bag
The new 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' has us rooting for Leatherface
A 14-film retrospective charts the turbulent partnership of Akira Kurosawa and his warrior muse
'Black Hawk Down' Gets in and out of Somalia With No Questions Asked
O forces Shakespeare to concede to Gore
Pearl Harbor is a Bay that will live in infamy
Moshen Makhmalbaf's euphoric cinema reaffirms the basic beauty of life