In a summer chock-full of remakes, the concept of remaking The Bad News Bears — a perfect film if there ever was one — boggles the mind. However, with Billy Bob Thornton pinch-hitting for Walter Matthau, the 21st century Bears tip their hat to the original. Our scout in the bush leagues, Steve Stav, stopped laughing long enough to file his report.
- Screen Reviews
- October 9, 2003
Textbooks, chalkboards, the Ramones — another Rock ‘N’ Roll High School? Make that "grade school"…Jack Black is back, and more tenacious than ever, in School of Rock. Resident scholar Steve Stav stopped laughing long enough to offer his thoughts on the latest Richard Linklater film.