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Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005 12:00 am

Alexander was an aberration for controversial director

Watching the rare failure of a great director is disheartening, but, considering Oliver Stone’s track record, he can afford a dud such as Alexander. Stone has made many great films, bu
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005 12:00 am

Once, Hollywood dared to break new ground

The surprise success of Wedding Crashers and The 40-Year-Old Virgin may revive the sex-comedy genre, but we are still a long way from its glory days. Today the genre is dominated b
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005 12:00 am

Normal doesn't describe the American Python's directorial efforts

Terry Gilliam was the least visible member of the comedy troupe Monty Python’s Flying Circus, but he has made the greatest impression in the cinema. In fact, he has reached such a high
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005 12:00 am

The funniest actor in movies today isn’t a comedian

Vince Vaughn may be the reigning king of comedy, yet he really isn’t a comedian. Normally that moniker is bestowed on an actor who began either as a standup comedian or a sketch-comedy
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Aug. 25, 2005 12:00 am

Did Terry Gilliam direct this fantasy in his sleep?

Fairy tales can come true — just ask Will (Matt Damon) and Jacob (Heath Ledger) Grimm. Terry Gilliam’s fictional rendering of the famed brothers presents them as traveling con ar
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Aug. 25, 2005 12:00 am

Why the king of horror doesn't deserve his crown

Why would Wes Craven, who has been called the “king of horror,” fail so miserably with the werewolf film Cursed (2005)? Perhaps his reputation is a little overstated. Craven achi
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Aug. 11, 2005 12:00 am

The Duke makes it to DVD, finally

Nothing enhances a movie’s image more than unavailability. The High and the Mighty (1954), starring John Wayne, is finally out on DVD after being out of circulation for many years, but
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2005 12:00 am

Flicks about falling for famous people

Why is the public so obsessed with the private lives of celebrities? Is it really important that Katie Holmes had Tom Cruise jumping on a couch? Is it a big deal that Colin Farrell is trying
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, July 28, 2005 12:00 am

Red hot Chili Palmer

Chili Palmer (John Travolta), the mobster who infiltrated the movie business in Get Shorty (1995), has moved on to the music industry in the sequel, Be Cool (2005), Palmer is the epitome of
Film - Chuck Koplinski
Thursday, July 21, 2005 12:00 am
When a director finds the perfect actor to personify his vision, it can lead to an interesting collaborative history. The most prominent ongoing director/actor relationship right now is that


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