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new this week in U.S., Canadian, and U.K. theaters: ‘Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time,’ ‘Sex and the City 2,’ ‘The Losers,’ ‘[REC] 2,’ more

U.S. AND CANADA/OPENING WIDE Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time: It’s tanking in the U.K., and now it gets a shot at tanking in North America. [trailer] review to come If you can’t make it to the multiplex, try: • Big Trouble in Little China (1986): In which Kurt Russell goes up against an … more…

bias update

obsession: still Doctor Who (most recent episode blogging: “Midnight” — yes, I’m behind) boyfriend: David Tennant as the Doctor (see my summer of Tennant and Hamlet) psyched: absolutely nothing (because it’s the dead end of summer) dreading: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (what, the first one wasn’t torture enough?) enemy: Eddie Murphy, and … more…

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These reviews have moved — sorry for the inconvenience. The Best of Tokyo Pig The Biggest Fan The Boys & Girl from County Clare The Devil’s Rejects Fat Actress: The Complete First Season The 40 Year-Old Virgin Heights The House of Eliott: Series One Kontroll Lords of Dogtown Moonlighting: Seasons One and Two Prefab People … more…

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (review)

Well, hooray for a movie about girls doing their own thing. Too bad it’s more like a training-bra of a flick designed to indoctrinate tweens with the estrogen-drenched sappiness of “women’s pop culture” — you know, like Oprah magazine and Lifetime Original movies and Celine Dion ballads — than a story that deals with the … more…