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'True Detective' Closes with Another Stunning Performance by Matthew McConaughey

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Matthew McConaughey’s star power has exploded over the past couple years, capped off with Sunday’s Academy Award win for Best Actor in Dallas Buyers Club.  

'True Detective' Turns Popular Cop Drama Genre on Its Head

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 8, 2014
HBO kicks off its 2014 programming this week with a new murder mystery anthology, True Detective (9 p.m. Sundays). The show follows Louisiana detectives Rust Cohle (Matthew McConaughey) and Martin Hart (Woody Harrelson) over the course of 17 years, with the story jumping across three time periods.  

Seven Psychopaths

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 10, 2012
In Seven Psychopaths, Colin Farrell plays a struggling screenwriter who stumbles into a criminal plot to earn money by kidnapping dogs for large ransoms. Things go awry when the writer’s bumbling crew (Sam Rockwell and Christopher Walken) faces off against a dangerously deranged mob boss (Woody Harrelson).  

The Messenger (Review)

Iraq War-at-home story is surprisingly compelling

0 Comments · Friday, January 1, 2010
"It must be hard for you," a woman apologetically tells the two officers (Woody Harrelson and Ben Foster) from the Army's casualty notification division who come to notify her of her husband's combat death in our ongoing wars in the Middle East. Her concern for their emotional well-being stuns them — they don't expect next-of-kin to care about anything other than their own loss. That concern is what makes 'The Messenger' so surprisingly compelling. Grade: B plus.  

Zombieland (Review)

Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson team up for entertaining genre pillager

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 7, 2009
Arriving on the coattails of 'Twilight,' 'True Blood' and myriad other recent living dead offerings (not to mention decades of George A. Romero's genre-defining entries), 'Zombieland' is as much buddy-centered road movie as it is gore-laden splatter fest. This juicy piece of pop culture pleasure centers on the unlikely duo of Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson as humans with differing philosophies about how to eradicate zombies from a desolate, now nearly human-free U.S. Grade: B.