Archive for October, 2008

Sinking Into “The Reader”

Today, I’m letting the cat out of the bag a bit about the most anticipated … Read more »

And In Other Van Sant News

The Guardian reports that Gus Van Sant, whose “Milk” is about to splatter across movie screens, … Read more »

“Milk”‘s Oscar Chances

One more thought about “Milk”: if it takes the Oscar for Best Picture (which it absolutely … Read more »

“Milk” Money Review: Four Stars!

My friend Hal Rubenstein, the fashion director of InStyle, saw an advance screening of “Milk” today. … Read more »

“Speed-the-Plow” Opens on B’way

Here’s my Financial Times review of Mamet’s play “Speed-the-Plow,” which has just opened in revival in … Read more »

Take Me Boys, Take Me Now!

Liza Minnelli, 62, is one of two performers ever to engineer the major-awards sweep —  Tony, … Read more »

What? It Wasn’t “The Producers”?

Move over, “Mamma Mia.” The debut of “High School Musical 3” this weekend was the biggest … Read more »