• Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    While the story pretty much stays the same, Tim Burton’s new take on a classic children’s book — Charlie and the Chocolate Factory — is missing some of the first film adaptation’s essential ingredients. So says our resident critic with a sweet tooth, Steve Stav, in his enlightening review.

  • Once Upon A Time In Mexico

    Robert Rodriguez has finally had enough of those pesky Spy Kids, and returns to his Sergio Leone-worshipping El Mariachi saga. Our man south of the border, Steve Stav, dons his bulletproof vest for a clip-emptying review of Once Upon A Time In Mexico.

  • Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

    Disney returns to tradition, and Depp turns on the charm. But is it enough to keep Pirates of the Caribbean afloat in a sea of competing blockbusters? With thumb poised, buccaneer-film historian Steve Stav examines Jerry Bruckheimer’s latest endeavor.

  • Chocolat

    What’s this? Ink 19’s resident lord of metal, David Lee Beowülf, reviewing the Oscar-nominated film Chocolat? Have we gone mad? Nope, but Beowülf sure has an interesting perspective on this "romantic comedy"…

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