Keanu is fun, and even sometimes outright hilarious, but it doesn’t live up to the skills of its central performers.
Patrick Z. McGavin is a Chicago-based writer and critic. His film writing has appeared in the British magazine Empire, Stop Smiling, Time Out Chicago, Cineaste and LA Weekly. He also maintains the film blog, http://lightsensitive.typepad.com/light-sensitive.
An interview with film critic Owen Gleiberman about his new book Movie Freak: My Life Watching Movies.
A tribute to the late Jacques Rivette.
An interview with director Kent Jones about his documentary "Hitchcock/Truffaut."
A celebration of the late Setsuko Hara.
An interview with Corneliu Porumboiu, writer/director of "The Treasure."
An interview with director Oren Moverman of "Time Out of Mind".
An interview with "Phoenix" star Nina Hoss and director Christian Petzold.
An interview with Patrick McGilligan on his books about Clint Eastwood, Orson Welles and more.
An interview with "Eden" director Mia Hansen-Løve.
On the wealth of new books and materials about Orson Welles on his 100th birthday.