Everyone knows Miami is the place Hollywood goes calling when it wants sexy done right. Various films, from The Godfather, Part II to Scarface to Pain & Gain, have been shot in the Magic City. But what many don't know is that a lot of films were also shot in Fort Lauderdale. And we're not just ... More >>
For a teen-aged immigrant from Brazil, I'm sure it's mighty tough to acclimate to America, let alone a city with Weston's wide boulevards and tranquil pace. So maybe it's best that transfer rules prevented young Fabrecio de Melo from suiting up this past year for the Sagemont School basketball team. ... More >>
Because you are reading this blog, you are probably not stuck in the airport or trying to kill time before you fly back to Cleveland. But if you or someone you know ever find yourself in that precarious situation, Susan Glaser of the Cleveland Plain Dealer has some horrible advice in this ... More >>
Ben Stiller's Hollywood send-up lacks firepower
The Children of Huang Shi is just another sweeping, extraordinary journey to redemption
The Spiderwick Chronicles is both a smart children's fantasy and a CGI-dependent weepie
A bar stool at the Mai-Kai makes the perfect time machine
A gas station attendant pumps out enlightenment in Peaceful Warrior
You, Me and Dupree overstays its welcome.
Over the Hedge wants you to feel bad about what it's selling, which is everything.
A harrowing journey leads to America, then to someplace better
Hotel Rwanda finds hope amid the horrors of tribal genocide
Hemmed in, polluted, under police guard, the New River is still as untamed as it gets in Fort Lauderdale
Bruckheimer's knights go for grit but lose the glory
A faux Rod Stewart revs up the crowd -- and after a few drinks, everyone thinks he's sexy
The film festival that grew and grew
Under Ang Lee, the big green guy gets a healthy dose of existentialism amid the action
Neil Jordan and Nick Nolte pull off a twitchy Gallic heist
In 1988, Ron Shelton made Bull Durham. In 2002, it couldn't be done.
Is he a writer, director, actor or...sex symbol? Um, yes--and more
Merchant and Ivory return, as rarified as ever
This year's Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival is bigger and... well, bigger
Alan Rudolph's Trixie is happily stuck between a rock and the deep blue sea