The 1980s Japanese series that first stoked the world's appetite for googly-eyed, androgynous-looking cartoon characters gets a massive CG upgrade from toon powerhouse Toei.
If Alexander Payne had been born in Normandie rather than Nebraska, he might have made a film like "Paris Follies."
It may begin with a character racing across a desert with a small plane in hot pursuit, but "Heatstroke" is not, to put it gently, the second coming of "North by Northwest."
Disney has been adept at mining its animated properties with preschool-oriented spinoffs (see "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" and to an extent "Sofia the First"), and in terms of mining, well, the…
Centered on the rivalry between two ace archers from neighboring villages, "The Sacred Arrow" is a reductionist fable with a moral about how to be a good sport.
"Premature" winds up resembling nothing so much as the coarsely smutty teen-sex comedies that abounded throughout the '80s in the wake of "Porky's."
The question built into "The '90s: The Last Great Decade?" -- National Geographic Channel's three-night, six-hour documentary undertaking -- is an inherently interesting one, hung on the simple idea…
It's possible that the very quality that attracts so many horror directors to tales of demonic possession is exactly what makes so many of them ultimately unsatisfying.
Rehearsed in secret and only announced last week, within hours of initial verdicts being handed down in the Murdoch newspaper phone-hacking trial, "Great Britain," the National Theater's bold satire…
A well-meaning personal project that never rises above the level of amiable mediocrity.
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