Stone metaphors too numerous to name -- a landslide of them? -- came to mind when I learned that rightwing political hit man Roger Stone had joined Lotus land lefty director Oliver Stone in the JFK conspiracy corps. The rightwing Stone, a former Nixon confidante, has co-authored a new book on JFK's ... More >>
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 >>
Kevin Spacey as lobbyist Jack Abramoff The crime is among the most famous in Fort Lauderdale history: Nearly ten years ago Miami Subs-founder and gambling boat mogul Konstantinos "Gus" Boulis was driving his black BMW sedan through downtown when the truck in front of him stopped short. Boulis sla ... More >>
Despite generating a bunch of Oscar buzz immediately before its release, Frost/Nixon is not a good movie. It is not even a good Ron Howard movie, which is saying something. As the critics figured out pretty quick, "The Nixon Interviews" were a journalistic, not an historic, event, and not even Hans ... More >>
Oliver Stone assigns motive to Dubya's M.O., but at this point, who cares?
America phones in, and the emptiness is deafening
Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny, A Good Year, Alexander Revisited: The Final Cut, Don't Look Back: 65 Tour Deluxe Edition
Talladega Nights The Fox and the Hound 2 The Devil Wears Prada World Trade Center
Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite.
Do You Believe This Guy? Okay, now the Sun-Sentinel is just being stubborn. Again, it didn't put a story about the JonBenet Ramsey murder arrest on the front page. And again, most every other newspaper did, including the Post and Herald. You almost have to admire the Sentinel's stick-to-itiveness. ... More >>
A toned-down Oliver Stone finds uplift in the rubble of the Twin Towers.
Your three-month forecast of the summer's top movies.
Introducing the best movies of 2005 you probably didn't see
An epic story turns human -- and fallible -- in Oliver Stone's Alexander
Yeah, the movie sucked. But the soundtrack's killer.
Brutality and romance make odd bedfellows in Beyond Borders
Two years later, a digital-video short film became an overnight ad sensation
It just seems like the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival goes on forever
Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek joins South Florida in waiting for the sun
Piñero captures all that was beautiful and ugly about the writer
Ali lands a few solid blows, but, sadly, it's no knockout
He steals Ali, but will Hollywood give Jamie Foxx a shot at the title?
In Ted Demme's Blow, Johnny Depp summons an American snowstorm
Letters for December 28, 2000
How a writer finally managed to sell Hollywood on the story of a brutal teen murder in Broward and to keep it real
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
One of the best plays this year tackles the funny topic of sex and violence
The Replacements can't score even withGene Hackman on the team
New Times' critics actually have some faves
Any Given Sunday