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Tribune criticSo many canines are going potty in the nation's multiplexes this month, what with "Marley & Me" and now the ensemble bowser adventure "Hotel for Dogs," I wouldn't be surprised if Lars Von Trier re-released "Dogville" just for fun. He'd make $10 million...
The clever canine stars of the family comedy "Hotel for Dogs" had to learn more than sit, stay, fetch and play dead. They had to become adept at sitting on toilets, herding mechanical sheep and operating a vending machine filled with shoes. "It wasn't...
Special to The TimesLacking the wit to qualify as a sick joke, the ongoing saga of Hannibal Lecter has become the Grand Guignol equivalent of a shaggy-dog story, a rambling, directionless yarn whose promising beginnings have been eclipsed by its stubborn failure to end. A...
Times Staff Writer"Our Daily Bread" has an astounding eye for wonders and horrors, the awesome and the awful, for hidden sights, untold stories and key aspects of our world that we rarely get to see and might not necessarily want to. Once witnessed, however, these things...
Times Staff WriterOscar winner Hayao Miyazaki creates a visually breathtaking fantasy world with 'Howl's Moving Castle.' We hear it before we see it, moving ponderously with heavy, thudding steps: Something big is coming our way. Clanging, banging, wheezing, it's something...
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Zap2It.comLook, it's a business venture. Nobody expects a remake of the 1976 devil-may-care hit "The Omen" to win the Palme d'Anything. All anybody wants from it is entertaining junk with a little atmosphere, and maybe a fresh idea or two regarding how to scare...
Zap2It.comAfter the sado-porn of "Wolf Creek," "Hostel" and the "Saw" films, it's kind of nice to be able to root for Death with a clear conscience again. That, after all, is the premise and the allure of the "Final Destination" films, in which a handful of people...
Times Staff WriterWHEN Al Gore lost the presidency in a disputed election, it hurt — more than he ever was willing to show, more perhaps than he could show. He told his friends and supporters that it was "liberating" to be out of politics. Privately, he expressed his...
Times Staff WriterIn the first "Final Destination," 40 high school seniors from a Manhattan suburb take off from JFK for a 10-day Paris field trip with four teachers. The jet barely leaves the ground before it explodes, killing everybody aboard. The catch was that the...
Tags: Craig Perry, Entertainment, Movies, Disasters, Michael Landes
TIMES STAFF WRITERLaurent Firode's "Happenstance" arrives as a welcome Christmas gift from France, a musing on how character and fate--and sometimes pure chance--collide in myriad ways beyond our imaginings. It brims with the charm, wisdom and light touch that have...
FOR THE TIMESFriday July 23, 1999 Maybe it's a generational thing, but "Inspector Gadget," the animated adventure series that flourished in the '70s and '80s, never quite caught my fancy in the way that, say, its lesser-known contemporary, "Danger Mouse," did....
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