The long, hard truth
The critics' picks from best film to best performers
Studio films "just aren't for me—comic book characters, video games, idiotic rom-coms," the director says.
A look ahead at the season's hottest films
Heath Ledger's final role is as foil to the Dark Knight
The director of 'The Exorcist' can still deliver the creeps, even on a budget
The smoking gun is a mushroom cloud in Fukasaku's 'Yakuza'
An Oak Street retrospective pulls us back to the flashy days of Eighties cinema
The new Shaft signs on to do the mayor's dirty work
Forget Fargo and A Simple Plan: A quarter-century ago, The Heartbreak Kid had Minnesota down cold