LOVELACE Review

     August 9, 2013

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.  Lovelace opens today in limited release.] The world wanted to possess Linda Lovelace. Celebrity always involves an aspect of ownership (it’s why we feel justified in judging …

New Trailer for THE SMURFS 2

     June 19, 2013

Sony Pictures has released a new trailer for the animated sequel The Smurfs 2.  Directed by Raja Gosnell, the film finds Gargamel (Hank Azaria) creating his own version of Smurfs called “Naughties” in the hopes of bottling the powerful “Smurf-essence.”  …

Sundance 2013: LOVELACE Review

     January 24, 2013

The world wanted to possess Linda Lovelace.  Celebrity always involves an aspect of ownership (it’s why we feel justified in judging the lives of famous people even though they’re personally strangers to us), but Lovelace was treated as a possession …