Yes, we're stereotyping a bit here at Clean Plate Charlie, but women right now are preparing for the biggest evening in television...the 85th Annual Academy Awards. On Sunday, February 24, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will host the awards, hopefully channeling Stewie Griffin the entire time. ... More >>
If you still have the image of Rocky Balboa guzzling down six raw eggs for breakfast before heading to a boxing session at the meat-packing plant as your guide to optimal muscle mass, it might be time to get acquainted with Brendan Brazier. As a vegan professional Ironman triathlete, best-selling ... More >>
It's never a good sign when the studios won't show us a movie in time for the print edition. That's what happened with X-Men Origins: Wolverine. So with no review in the print edition of New Times this week, below is a late and very disappointing review.Without fail, the dullest installment in any s ... More >>
Welcome to Baz Luhrmann's not-quite-marvelous land of Oz
That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it.
Woody Allen's second straight English excursion is a failed return to comedy.
X-Men tie-in is an uncanny bore.
The third X-Men is a charm for comic fans.
Van Helsing explodes monster movie legends with hip upgrades
Or: How do you bring a comic book to life without killing a superhero?
Marvel's mutants are a modest squad of dullards in this frustrating adaptation