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Kelly Jane Torrance

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Funny Games (Warner Home Video, $27.95) - "Funny Games" is brilliant. Judging from its domestic box office, though, not too many people realized that. Perhaps the problem is that American audiences don't want to think too much about their love of violent cinema. At the time of its theatrical release earlier this year, I wrote that the people who most need to see the film are also the people least likely to view it - and it seems I was right. Published June 13, 2008

Little feats of heroism

A young man of privilege finds his calling along with love and redemption on a trip to a foreign land. Published June 6, 2008

'Sex' defies conventional wisdom

Viewers often know just from a movie's trailer whether it's going to be a stinker - and wonder why studio executives can't figure that out as well. Published June 3, 2008