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13 Going on 30

It’s a cute movie. Sappy, even. If you’re in the mood for that sort of thing. Perhaps if I were...

April 12, 2004

The Alamo

Excellent movie, although it seemed to drag in a few places. The content is somewhat controversial, with many critics accusing...

April 10, 2004

Jersey Girl

Were it not for the eventual cameo by Jason Lee and Matt Damon, one could easily forget that one was...

April 6, 2004

The Ladykillers

In the grand tradition of the Coen brothers, they have turned in another magnificently quirky comedy. Although they have yet...

March 28, 2004

Taking Lives

Does every movie out of Hollywood these days have to have a “twist”? This movie is very suspenseful, if perhaps...

March 20, 2004

Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights

What a fun movie! With comparable dancing, an equally kick-ass soundtrack, and all of the cheese of the original Dirty...

February 27, 2004


The only thing depressing about this movie is Kurt Russel’s wardrobe. This is definitely a feel-good movie, and we are...

February 9, 2004

Mystic River

Well, the trifecta of depressing movies is complete. Sean Penn and Tim Robbins both turn in excellent performances in their...

January 31, 2004

House of Sand and Fog

If you enjoy feeling like you need therapy, by all means, go see this film. Cold Mountain was positively cheery...

January 12, 2004