All posts tagged "james franco"

  • Ape S**t – “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” review

    It’s cliched world-gone-mad in the latest Planet of the Apes.

  • Three Steps to the Future

    It's an old saw of journalism that if you can string together three related instances you have a trend or, at least, a think piece....

  • Woes of Oz

    There's something rotten in the state of Oz. It reeks of the billable hour, the legal retainer, the foul stench of litigation. Yes, that fiend...

  • Soap Box

    Growing up in a small town in central Florida, Kalup Linzy was obsessed with soap operas. ''In high school, I ran track and watched the...

  • Rock Solid

    To quote the 1984 Deniece Williams song from the Footloose soundtrack, let's give the boy a hand, because James Franco's performance in 127 Hours is...

  • Chilled Milk

    Bio-pics are tricky things. Filmmakers who undertake them are required to balance narrative flow with documented real-life experiences. They often take liberties with the truth,...

  • Milk: The Man, The Movie

    It takes a certain amount of stature to get a school named after you. With an elementary school in San Francisco and a high school...

  • Laugh Attack

    Humor is subjective. What strikes me as funny may not be funny to you. There are, however, plenty of crossover areas that make us all...

  • Web Head

    The giddy anticipation of a movie is sometimes better than the movie itself. You enter more excited than you ultimately exit. Such is frequently the...

  • Super Hero

    Let's just chime right in with the chorus, shall we? Spider-Man 2 is the greatest superhero movie ever made. It goes well past amazing --...