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  • 2008 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published July 4, 2007

    "L.A. Plays Itself"

2007 Stories by Rob Nelson

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  • Past Action Hero

    published June 28, 2007

    Still an all-American bloodhound after all these years, Bruce Willis´ Det. John McClane begins Live Free or Die Hard sniffing around... More >>

  • The Torturer Talks

    published June 7, 2007

    "I think the public doesn't care about reviews," says Eli Roth, writer-director of Hostel Part II, which — surprise! —... More >>

  • JitterBug

    published May 24, 2007

    Directed by William Friedkin. Written by Tracy Letts, based on his play. Starring Ashley Judd, Michael Shannon, Lynn Collins, Brian F. O'Byrne,... More >>

  • Here, Mike! Sit! Good Boy!

    published April 26, 2007

    Speaking as the owner of a new puppy, I can say definitively that a dog is both more and less annoying than the average person. Year of the Dog... More >>

  • Bob Shaye's New Line

    published March 22, 2007

    Hard-core phantasie geeks will relish role-playing every enemy of The Last Mimzy, a family-style sci-fi adventure whose director Bob Shaye... More >>

  • Hussy 'N' Flow

    published March 1, 2007

    It may be hard out there for a pimp, but it ain't too hard for a writer/director to make a movie whose marketing hinges on the lurid spectacle of... More >>

  • The Good East German

    published February 22, 2007

    We Americans complain of Big Brother's unblinking eye in the post-Patriot Act, corporate e-mail era — as well we should. But, as The Lives... More >>

  • Sympathy for the Devil

    published February 1, 2007

    PARK CITY, Utah -- Ten days of terse texting among professional narcissists working on little or no sleep in one of the last cold spots left on Al... More >>

  • Dissent for Sale

    published February 1, 2007

    PARK CITY, Utah -- Even by the lacerating standards of recent Sundance docs Why We Fight and Iraq in Fragments, the nonfiction at... More >>

  • Blade of Flying Sparks

    published January 11, 2007

    Like his Hero and House of Flying Daggers, Zhang Yimou's third global-market gigaproduction makes little sense in narrative terms... More >>

  • Best Damn Movies of 2006

    published January 4, 2007

    It's official: Hollywood has run out of original ideas. If you thought 2006 was bad, just wait. In 2007, the studios will give up on... More >>

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