ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Missing: clear artistic vision
The Missing is, no pun intended, missing something.
It’s not a bad movie by any stretch; director Ron Howard
has crafted a perfectly serviceable story of vengeance and
redemption. The plot centres around Maggie Gilkeson (Blanchett),
a doctor living on a New Mexico ranch in 1885 with her two
daughters and her lover/ranchhand Brake (Aaron Eckhart).
Cat in the Hat scores high on "Phunometer"
While most children’s movies are usually crap, filled
with overly sentimental hugging and kissing and one big happy
family, occasionally there are some breakout gems.
The exam food cram
Yes, it’s that time of year again: Christmas exams.
For most of us, this involves late nights, lots of uncontrollable
cursing, endless “lets-bitch-about-our-meaningless-degree” sessions
and of course, a whole lot of extra eating. Now, we could sit
here and tell you all about how it would be good to trade in
the high-fat, high-caffeine exam diet for a nice platter of
carrot and celery sticks, but lets face it: that ain’t
Hot + Bothered 4: short short
fiction on lesbian desire
Quickies 3, short short fiction
on gay male desire
It's worth the Risk
How do you follow up a near perfect first effort? If you’re
director Jeff Culbert, you do the same thing twice.