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Film, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier": Even Cap Is Against America Spying on Its Own People

"Captain America: The Winter Soldier": Even Cap Is Against America Spying on Its Own People

To clarify, Captain America is not the Winter Soldier. That's somebody else. (Can't say who; it's supposed to be a surprise.) So the colon in the title of Captain America: The Winter Soldier might be confusing because in the first…
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Film, "Pain & Gain": Michael Bay Gets His T&A

"Pain & Gain": Michael Bay Gets His T&A

In the hands of another director, Pain & Gain could well have been an entertaining little caper flick. In the hands of Michael Bay, it's loud and vulgar, as Michael Bay's films are wont to be. There are few of…
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Film, "Night Catches Us": Tanya Hamilton's debut is a brutally honest look at Black Power

"Night Catches Us": Tanya Hamilton's debut is a brutally honest look at Black Power

Writer-director Tanya Hamilton's striking debut is the rare recent American independent film that goes beyond the private dramas of its protagonists, imagining them as players in broader historical moments. Set in the Germantown section of Philadelphia in the summer of…
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Film, I Hate It

I Hate It

Every once in a while, a film comes along that so blatantly disregards emotional authenticity that one fears for the sanity of its director. Can he actually believe that people talk this way? Act this way? Do these things? Worse,…
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