THIS WEEK IN THEATRES...
* CJ7, a stinky whiffle ball from Stephen Chow.
* Girls Rock!, a heartwarming and thoughtful documentary about the Girls Rock 'n' Roll Camp.
* Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day, light entertainment made better by Frances McDormand and Amy Adams, but it doesn't really stick to the ribs.
* Snow Angels, a fantastic new drama from David Gordon Green, with outstanding performances from an ensemble cast that includes Sam Rockwell and Kate Beckinsale.
THIS WEEK IN DVD REVIEWS...
* Diva Dolorosa, a collage of Italian silent cinema created as tribute to the operatic woman.
* Lions for Lambs, Robert Redford's attempt at a political thinkpiece ultimately goes awry.
* Lyrical Nitrate/The Forbidden Quest, Delpeut's found footage films don't live up to their reputation.
UPDATED TO CRITERION CONFESSIONS...
This week's reviews written specifically for the site are:
* My Life as a Dog, a Swedish coming-of-age story from Lasse Hallström.
And for anyone wondering what life in my head is like, this is the daily battle for supremacy that goes on in my brain.
Current Soundtrack: TV
Current Mood: frustrated
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