Mel Gibson to Be Among MAD MEN?

     September 23, 2010

Mel Gibson’s career – which has taken him from International Action Star to Controversial Religious Auteur to Frightening Ex – may continue its capricious trajectory right onto the small screen.  The jury is still out on whether Gibson has any …

Trailer for AN IDIOT ABROAD Starring Karl Pilkington

     August 24, 2010

The trailer for Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s newest television show is now online.  An Idiot Abroad sends “Global Idiot” Karl Pilkington on a quest to visit the Seven Wonders of the World.  It looks to be quite amusing and …

THE SECRET OF THE GRAIN Criterion Blu-ray Review

     August 13, 2010

Just like the belly-dancer who performs in its climactic scene, The Secret of the Grain is a film padded with fat.  The dancer unashamedly jiggles her ample midriff and writer/director Abdellatif Kechiche unapologetically fleshes out his bare-bones plot to a …