Posts Tagged ‘aaron eckhart’

Olympus Has Fallen, Reviewed

Notions of American exceptionalism don’t just win elections—they also represent Hollywood gold. Take Argo, sweeper of Oscars, with its honest Americans seeking to navigate hordes of brown people, or even Air Force One in which Harrison Ford (ever able to make the dumb catchphrase pop) tells Gary Oldman’s Central Asian terrorist to “get off my [...]

Rabbit Hole, Reviewed

Some cringe-inducing things happen in Rabbit Hole, a story about a couple who lost their young son in a car accident. But, much to its credit, the accident itself isn’t one of them. Overall, John Cameron Mitchell’s adaptation of a David Lindsay-Abaire play (Lindsay-Abaire also wrote the script) is much lighter than you’d expect, [...]