Angel: Season 5 – Review

April 28, 2006

Angel is a hero who used to be evil, who tries to redeem himself by fighting evil, including within himself. Darker and more serious than Buffy ever was.

I, Robot – Review

April 28, 2006

Combines the sci-fi and detective genres in a realistic future setting where robots perform tasks from delivering mail to rescuing humans in danger.

Solaris – Review

October 15, 2003

Steven Soderbergh is becoming the master of the remake. Between Traffic, Oceans Eleven, and Solaris, he’s managed to (re)make worthwhile films.

The Transporter – Review

July 23, 2003

There is a plot, theoretically. There are also lots of excuses for ridiculously spectacular car chases, karate fights, and explosions. Lots of explosions.

Donnie Darko – Review

April 18, 2003

It’s a true labyrinth, one where even the most trivial scene takes on new meanings when a crucial bit of information is gleaned.

Broken Arrow – Review

March 1, 1996

Broken Arrow is fun to watch – it’s a blam-blam action flick with a loose story tied to its hamstring, but offers no big symbolism or apologies.