Editor's note: Village Voice media film critic Karina Longworth is blogging regularly from the Toronto Film Festival.This is her third in the series. For maybe the first hour of Yellow (written and directed by Nick Cassavetes, the man responsible for the national treasure that is The Notebook), I k ... More >>
This 2006 Message column "HDNet Gains" profiled HDNet, billionaire Mark Cuban's high-definition television network. At the time, Cuban and his Denver-based partner, Philip Garvin, were thrilled about adding longtime CBS anchor Dan Rather to HDNet's family. But Garvin remained frustrated that the pro ... More >>
Bill Pullman. There are plenty of interesting movies on the 31st Starz Denver Film Festival's schedule, but not a heckuva lot of star power. Don't know if the announcement that actor Bill Pullman will be receiving the fest's John Cassavetes Award on November 23 changes that equation much. But at l ... More >>
Ten discs that are worthy of your money and your close attention.
The Skeleton Key unlocks a house that's haunted by camp.
Need a love story to cry over? Leaf through The Notebook.
In Taking Lives, the filmmakers are the real boobs.
Art and commerce do a nasty mating dance in Cannes.