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February 2004 Archives

Kevin Smith is the writer/director of some of the most cheerfully profane and wildly politically incorrect movies of all time, including Clerks, Dogma, and Chasing Amy. His characters — and his scripts — are often immature and outrageous. But Smith’s […]

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Does the world really need a comic slasher movie? Or, to be more precise, does it need another failed attempt at one? The would-be wild and crazy guys from would-be comedy troupe Broken Lizard have now produced a second film, […]

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Fifteen minutes into this movie, before the very first murder victim turned up, I figured out who the murderer was. That left me the rest of the movie to ponder much more fascinating mysteries, like why any of these people […]

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This is both more and less than a movie. In one sense, it is less a movie than the heartfelt prayer of a gifted film-maker. In another it is a narrow and harrowing perspective on a story that, no matter […]