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Dumbo (2019)
Wiener-Dog (2016)
All the Wilderness (2015)
Solitary Man (2010)
Nobel Son (2008)
Be Cool (2005)
Big Fish (2003)
Duplex (2003)
Anything Else (2003)
Heist (2001)
The Big Kahuna (2000)
Drowning Mona (2000)
The Rainmaker (1997)
Space Jam (1996)
Matilda (1996)
Get Shorty (1995)
Junior (1994)
Jack The Bear (1993)
Hoffa (1992)
Batman Returns (1992)
Twins (1988)
Tin Men (1987)
Wise Guys (1986)

Blog Posts

Ebert Club

#180 August 14, 2013

Marie writes: Much beloved and a never ending source of amusement, Simon's Cat is a popular animated cartoon series by the British animator Simon Tofield featuring a hungry house cat who uses increasingly heavy-handed tactics to get its owner to feed it. Hand-drawn using an A4-size Wacom Intuos 3 pen and tablet, Simon has revealed that his four cats - called Teddy, Hugh, Jess and Maisie - provide inspiration for the series, with Hugh being the primary inspiration. And there's now a new short titled "Suitcase". To view the complete collection to date, visit Simon's Cat at YouTube.

Far Flungers

Get Shorty

It is a jungle out there in Hollywood, and "Get Shorty" presents the various kinds of animals residing at the lower strata of that jungle through a pungent but cheerful satire about one nutty pre-production process.

Ebert Club

#172 June 19, 2013

Marie writes: Widely regarded as THE quintessential Art House movie, "Last Year at Marienbad" has long since perplexed those who've seen it; resulting in countless Criterion-esque essays speculating as to its meaning whilst knowledge of the film itself, often a measure of one's rank and standing amongst coffee house cinephiles. But the universe has since moved on from artsy farsty French New Wave. It now prefers something braver, bolder, more daring...