Alan Ball

  • Film

    May 29, 2008

    Summer Movie Preview

    The season of big budget bangs uses its brain.

  • Film

    September 6, 2007

    349 Movies To Go

    Ang Lee steams up Toronto with Lust, Caution.

  • Culture

    January 9, 2003

    Everyman Goes Dark

    A requiem for one of the area's shining theatrical lights.

  • Culture

    February 28, 2002

    Five Women, No Plot

    A lively bridal-party setup fails to mate with a story line.

  • Film

    September 23, 1999

    The Way We Live Now

    American Beauty takes a daring look at the suburban underbelly.