When we first heard that Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor would be scoring The Social Network, we got a little confused. First off, a movie about Facebook? But once we saw the trailer, we breathed a sigh of relief. Oh, so this movie might actually be good. And it's directed by dark cinematic g ... More >>
Slammed for breaching the privacy of users, Facebook and its founder, Mark Zuckerberg, get a taste of their own medicine in Columbia Pictures' latest foray into technology, The Social Network. If you know anything about technology and social media, you've at the very least heard of Facebook. The ... More >>
photo from kingbeehive.comFinalists in New Times' 2009 Battle of the Bands, Miami group King Bee plays heavy alt-rock that feeds off a bluesy underbelly. The scruffy trio are masters of the subtle build-up, hitting their stride with wail-out sessions that creep up faster than you can say cr ... More >>
The Oscar nominations came out this morning. There were some surprises, but as virtually everyone expected, Mickey Rourke got a nod for best lead actor for his role in The Wrestler. What started as a local hook for covering awards-show nonsense has turned into quite a saga detailing Rourke's strange ... More >>
The curious case of The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
With its secret boys' club and bloody good fun, Wanted has all of the fight with none of the guilt.
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The jury spreads out awards, giving a Romanian the big prize
Joseph Gordon-Levitt awes again in this character-driven theft thriller
David Fincher's Type-A approach to filmmaking pays off
Sequels, prequels, and threequels headline Hollywood 2007
An experimental director and a harrowing tale fit The Jacket perfectly.
For sheer carnage, Saw shreds the competition
Aaron Eckhart and Ben Kingsley struggle through floundering frights
Gore Verbinski and Naomi Watts throw their hats into The Ring
Soderbergh shoots in digital and hits the target: Hollywood
When it comes to producing movies, it's a fine art (or Art Linson)
In the 1970s, the Z-Boys were hell on wheels. Today, they're shredding the big screen.
The Army and Hollywood join hands to wage virtual, bloodless battles
The lean, mean Memento makes the most of its simple gimmicks
Even New Times critics liked what they saw
Being John Malkovich