Daily Archives: August 24, 2013

The Gothic South of Billy Bob Thornton

The rural South hasn’t produced many filmmaking voices. But one of them is Billy Bob Thornton. And that’s important, because there are things a guy who grew up in the South knows, experienced and appreciates that no New York film … Continue reading

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Weekend Box Office: “Butler” beats back “Mortals,” “World’s End,” “You’re Next” bombs

The only new opening this weekend at the movies that’s performing off par is “You’re Next,” a superior slasher picture that should have ridden decent reviews and a reliable fanbase to a $15 million+ opening weekend. And it isn’t. Based … Continue reading

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