“Nymphomaniac” Is An Infuriating Self Indulgence

Provocateur Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac fails to live up to its ambitious scope...

Review: A Mighty Heart

A Mighty Heart, based on the memoirs of Mariane Pearl, follows the real life story of Mariane's attempts to find her kidnapped husband. In January 2002, Daniel Pearl was on his way to an interview with Sheikh Mubarak Ali Gilani as follow up to his investigation for the Wall...

Review: A Cock and Bull Story (Winterbottom, 2005)

Said to be an un-filmable novel (and probably rightly so), approaching the movie adaptation of "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy" you’d be forgiven for wondering just how the hell director Michael Winterbottom pulled it off. Well, he didn’t, exactly. It isn’t that the...