Narnia comes alive on the big screen in a dutiful, if not quite spectacular, adaptation.
Strong performances, sensitive storytelling bolster this movie dealing with very difficult subject matter.
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Text vs. performance: gimme the white-hot stars!
What do you think is going on?
If there were any doubts about the abilities of Kevin Spacey before now, this should put them to rest forever.
A fascinating look at the short documentary films of acclaimed director Werner Herzog.
"He just went to as real a place that he could go. He wasn't shy about it." - Bob Saget
In looking at the stars of the past Batman films, you can witness the rise and fall of fame. What happened to Michael Keaton?
Katrina Leskanich has haughty neighbors in the mocking "Sun Street."
My attempt to stem the tide of bad "best of" lists. Am I worse than other music critics? Find out!
Edmee longs for her crush to be her boyfriend in the shrill "Someone."
Drake of Thus Spake Drake reviews the Seattle Echo & The Bunnymen show.
One piano geek plus power piano chords plus a 90-piece orchestra equals the latest chapter in the Ben Folds performance catalogue.
With his catchy songwriting and unforgettable melodies, Brendan Benson deserves as much fame - and adulation - as he can get.
This is a Conor Oberst whose songwriting abilities have expanded considerably since he wrote those songs from 1995 to 1997.
Austin City Limits closed taping for its 31st season on public television with perhaps its biggest star ever -- Coldplay.
Brooklyn-based hard rock band releases their debut EP, which is a collection of five songs that revolve around doomed romances and abusive relationships.
A salute to the often-overlooked creative forces behind your favorite artists: The Producers. Spector, Albini, Vig, Martin, et. al.
Tina Weymouth delves into her love of language in the original "Wordy Rappinghood."
You don't have to be a Grinch or Scrooge to refuse to celebrate Christmas, but for many Christians of various faith levels that isn't the point. To them, it is almost unAmerican to overlook Christmas.
Two important issues every college student faces are their future and their social life
This body betrays her weakness. It is a traditional female approach to dealing with men, but for this queen a disastrous one.
The funnies for December 11,05
Chris Muir's excellent Day By Day cartoon, for December 11, 2005
We are gathered here today on this sorrowful occassion to say goodbye to the dearly departed.
Not even close, according to American historians. Some of our young folks beg to differ. So who wins the grand prize for suffering? Read on.
To be or not to be.
imstar* turns instant messaging into an immersive adventure with games, life experiences, and lifelike avatars.
Alice's Adventures Underground (the precursor to Alice in Wonderland) as an e-book? Does it work and do others?
Bangkokitis is an extreme form of the culture shock that many tourists experience in foreign lands, magnified by the discordant meeting of modernity and tradition.
The Speed of Dark is almost perfect, with a fascinating protagonist who has a distinctive voice, and intriguing ethical questions.
A Robin Hood stealing from the rich to give to the poor, or 19th-century hood robbing to give to poor little me and mine?
The night Reggie Bush won the Heisman Award, ESPN had it covered, to say the least.
Okay, I know everyone on both sides might start screaming.
The top 10 reasons I feel so strongly about the Blue Devils.