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Big Momma's House
"...Paul Giamatti, Terrence Howard and Ella Mitchell. It takes Big Momma's House all of seven minutes to slide the..."

June 9, 2000 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Big Stars in Your Eyes
A Q&A with Big Star documentarian Drew DeNicola
"...Documentarians Drew DeNicola and Olivia Mori explore Big Star's troubled life, hard times, and posthumous resurrection in..."

July 18, 2013 Screens Post by Scott Schinder

Big Momma's House 2
It's a shame to again witness Martin Lawrence squander his considerable comic talents under a fat suit and fake breasts in this shoddy sequel.
"...fat suit and fake breasts in this shoddy sequel. Big Momma's not a bad character, but this movie is..."

Feb. 3, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Big Kill
Low-budget Western rides high in the saddle
"...low-budget filmmakers are trying their hand at the genre. Big Kill, the latest such film, may not operate on..."

Oct. 19, 2018 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

The Big Year
Jack Black, Steve Martin, and Owen Wilson co-star in this comedy about competitive birdwatchers.
"...some alternate universe, a much better version of The Big Year exists, one that embraces the essential, insular weirdness..."

Oct. 21, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Clifford's Really Big Movie
The big red animated dog runs away and joins the circus.
"...titular, larger-than-life beast in the animated film Clifford’s Really Big Movie, however, is a big red dog the size..."

Feb. 27, 2004 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Big Hit
"...Gould and Antonio Sabata Jr. More aptly titled The Big Miss, this grade-Z action parody looks like a second-rate..."

May 1, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Big Lebowski
A case of mistaken identity embroils the supremely go-with-the-flow character of the Dude (Bridges) in an intersecting mix of kidnapping, pornography, German nihilists, sultry women, gumshoes, missing money, and missing toes.
"...Joel and Ethan -- go for broke in The Big Lebowski, and we the viewers are the winners. With..."

March 6, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Big Sleep
"...one of the most beloved American film classics, The Big Sleep, directed by Howard Hawks and starring Humphrey Bogart..."

June 6, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Big Night
"...Ian Holm, Minnie Driver, Isabella Rossellini and Campbell Scott. Big Night is, in a word, delicious -- not since..."

Oct. 4, 1996 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Review: The Annotated Big Sleep
Everything you need to know about Raymond Chandler's classic
"...Raymond Chandler, born in Chicago in 1888, raised mostly..."

July 27, 2018 Arts Post by Jesse Sublett

Big Eyes
Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz play the Keane couple, the artists behind the craze of those ubiquitous portraits of wide-eyed waifs.
"...public persona indicated, and he never painted a single “big eye” in his life. Those brushstrokes belonged solely to..."

Dec. 26, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Big Miracle
Drew Barrymore and John Krasinski star in this fact-based story that shows us that whales are mammals too.
"...Googling – I looked up the book on which Big Miracle, a fictionalized account of an actual 1988 rescue..."

Feb. 3, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Big Fan
In this dark new film from the screenwriter of The Wrestler, a New York Giants fan and regular caller to a sports radio talk show snatches rededication from the jaws of disillusionment.
"...Ron Shelton as the go-to guy for sports-related movies. Big Fan, however, sticks to its guns and gives in..."

Sept. 25, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Big Man Japan
Midnight madness doesn't begin to categorize this bizarre Japanese superhero/monster movie.
"...to his body, he transforms into the giant superhero Big Man Japan, who wears nothing but purple underpants and..."

April 25, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Big Fish
Tim Burton is all grown up and getting serious.
"...a good thing for fans of Burton’s work, and Big Fish makes Edward Scissorhands seem absolutely earth-shattering in comparison...."

Dec. 26, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

My Big Fat Greek Wedding
"...the baklava of demented familial cheer that is My Big Fat Greek Wedding. The title tells it all, but..."

June 7, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Big Fat Liar
"...only makes sense they'd co-opt our moral fables next. Big Fat Liar is the “Boy Who Cried Wolf” writ..."

Feb. 8, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Big Eden
"...to his boyhood cabin in the sylvan hamlet of Big Eden, Montana, Henry Hart (Gross) jumps out the back..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

The Big Blue: The Director's Cut
"...1988 Luc Besson film about competitive deep-sea diving. The Big Blue concerns itself with some big themes, like the..."

July 14, 2000 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Last Big Thing
"...method for this war on mediocrity is The Next Big Thing, a fictional magazine he claims to write for..."

Nov. 13, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Big One
"...the quick-reflexed political satirist cum performance artist. In The Big One (which refers to Moore's idea for a new,..."

April 24, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
This unasked-for sequel goes down like an overdose of baklava
"...not again? Fast forward almost a decade-and-a-half after My Big Fat Greek Wedding, and the boisterous Portokalos clan hasn’t..."

March 25, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

DVDanger: I Am Big Bird
Life inside the feather suit
"...behind the icon. And then there is I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story, which reveals the man..."

Jan. 30, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Big Short
The financial meltdown of 2008 is treated with terrific comic spin
"...For all its plainspokenness, The Big Short is about misdirection. For a long while, its..."

Dec. 25, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Big Hero 6
Witty charm, lively animation, and a swift pace help this animated superhero story rise a cut above.
"...story that acknowledges comic-book tropes while rarely subverting them, Big Hero 6 is powered nonetheless by its witty charms,..."

Nov. 7, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

Kickstart Your Weekend: 'The Big Spoon'
A chance to help put more women behind the camera
"...Carlyn Hudson has been a big advocate for new and independent film making in Austin...."

April 18, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Big 12 South Ain't Nothing to Mess With
Texas Tech, Texas, and Oklahoma are all ranked in the Top 5 and have a shot at the National Championship
"...The Big 12 South is currently the toughest conference in college..."

Nov. 21, 2008 Sports Post by Justin Sanders

Big Trouble
"...a cast of some of film's most likable actors, Big Trouble looks like a commercial success based on pre-sold..."

April 12, 2002 Movie Review by Russell Smith

The Big Green
"...Walt Disney Pictures release, the kiddie sports comedy The Big Green (which, I feel obligated to mention, was filmed..."

Oct. 6, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

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