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2000 Stories by Bill Gallo

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  • Family Values

    published December 21, 2000

    The moods of Kenneth Lonergan's You Can Count on Me are so artfully mingled that... More >>

  • Into Rare Air

    published December 7, 2000

    About halfway through the megabudget mountain climbing adventure Vertical Limit, even the... More >>

  • Life in the Pits

    published November 16, 2000

    The soon-to-be-talked-about sensations in Darren Aronofsky's Requiem For a Dream... More >>

  • Ballet Bound

    published October 12, 2000

    The setting of Stephen Daldry's uplifting comedy Billy Elliot, the story of a working-class... More >>

  • Comedy Central

    published August 17, 2000

    As any Klump family member can tell you, this has been a hot summer for black comedians. New movies starring Martin Lawrence, the Wayans brothers,... More >>

  • Reefer Madness

    published August 17, 2000

    Irish charm and British eccentricity are hot properties on this side of the pond -- especially among U.S. moviegoers. Witness the phenomenal... More >>

  • Before the War

    published August 3, 2000

    For most Americans, the social and political issues underlying José Luis Cuerda's More >>

  • Buck Teeth

    published July 20, 2000

    The bewildering penchant of recent American movies for glorifying the lovable naif, the perpetual adolescent, and the village idiot takes a... More >>

  • Good Cop, Bad Cop

    published June 22, 2000

    In the new Jim Carrey farce, Me, Myself & Irene, the rubber-faced comedian... More >>

  • Empire's End

    published May 4, 2000

    Unless you're iron-willed Margaret Thatcher or some other sort of imperialist nostalgiaphile, it's hard to get choked up these days about the... More >>

  • The Last Word

    published April 20, 2000

    In the rich mythology of The New Yorker, a periodical renowned for the quality of its writing and the quirks of its writers, no legend... More >>

  • From Schlubs to Sharks

    published February 17, 2000

    Twenty-seven-year-old Ben Younger delivers the message of his first feature, Boiler Room, with all the subtlety of a car bomb. To... More >>

  • Cedars' End

    published January 6, 2000

    Of the readers who bought four million copies, in no fewer than 30 languages, of David Guterson's 1995 bestseller Snow Falling on Cedars,... More >>

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