Michael Caine

  • Film

    October 31, 2013
  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    HDNet finally available on Comcast

    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 >>

  • Film

    July 17, 2008

    The Dark Knight

    Heath Ledger peers into the void as Christopher Nolan's Batman returns.

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2008
  • Home Entertainment

    March 20, 2008
  • Blogs

    December 4, 2007

    Last Night ... The Cult, Action Action @ Fillmore Auditorium

    The Cult, Action Action December 3, 2007, Fillmore Auditorium Better than: Seeing any band with “Guns,” “Revolver,” “Velvet,” “L.A.” or “Roses” in the name. The show was half-packed with strippers, heshers and goths, none visibly underage. Enough open space lay waiting for a b ... More >>

  • Film

    November 1, 2007


    Theres better home and garden, but not much else, in Kenneth Branagh's Sleuth remake.

  • Culture

    October 25, 2007

    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

    Somethings rotten, all right, and its this play.

  • Film

    December 21, 2006

    Children of Men

    Despite a non-existent marketing campaign, Cuarns latest is not to be missed.

  • Film

    October 19, 2006

    Welcome to the Grand Illusion

    Memento's director plumbs the depths of magic and loss.

  • Film

    October 27, 2005

    Scattered Dour

    The Weather Man's a comedy, but not that kind.

  • Film

    September 8, 2005

    Grizzly Man

    Redford grows old gracefully in An Unfinished Life.

  • Film

    June 23, 2005


    Bewitched delivers just what you'd expect: absolutely nothing.

  • Film

    June 16, 2005

    Bat Cave-In

    The Dark Knight's origin story can't overcome its Bale-ful side.

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Candy Caine

    Jude Law puts a pretty face on an ugly story in Alfie.

  • Film

    January 8, 2004

    Caine Unable

    Catholics and Nazis are bad -- and a new movie about both is boring.

  • Summer Guide

    June 12, 2003

    Think Distinct

    This summer's movies could withstand the drought.

  • Film

    February 6, 2003

    Quiet Strength

    A provocative adaptation of Graham Greene's Vietnam views will have audiences talking.

  • Film

    January 9, 2003

    Shining Story, Wooden Nickleby

    A Dickens classic is almost perfectly adapted for the screen.

  • Film

    July 25, 2002

    Powers Off

    Mike Myers's mojo is running low.

  • Culture

    April 18, 2002

    Flat Vocals

    Little Voice fails to hit true notes in its portrayal of a withdrawn girl.

  • Film

    October 18, 2001

    Blood Brothers

    Albert and Allen Hughes deliver a sensuous but grisly message From Hell.

  • Culture

    February 1, 2001

    Lipstick Traces

    Eddie Izzard just wants to be loved, and is that so wrong?

  • Culture

    January 4, 2001

    The Tired Gun

    Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing a career

  • Film

    December 14, 2000

    Sexual Reeling

    Philip Kaufman's Quills is a harsh, lush lecture on sensuality and censorship.

  • Film

    June 22, 2000


    Croupier looks like a good bet.

  • Film

    December 16, 1999

    The Ultimate Orphan

    The Cider House Rules tries to capture the complexity of the John Irving novel.

  • Film

    December 24, 1998
  • Film

    August 6, 1998
  • Music

    October 11, 1995