Tom Carson

Why Leonard Nimoy Came to Embrace His Long, Prosperous Life as Spock
February 27, 2015

Several thousand actors have played Hamlet. Meanwhile, there will always be one true Spock.

Both "Birdman" and "Boyhood" Are Stunts. Only One Works.
February 20, 2015

Your Best Picture choice might depend on whether you prefer toolbox or toybox moviemaking. 

The Most Divisive Issue in Film: Anne Hathaway
Movie buffs can't decide whether she's a good actress
February 22, 2013

Why can't critics decide whether or not she's a good actress?

Citizen Alec
Forget Clooney. Alec Baldwin is America's most believable celebrity liberal. Here's why.
January 31, 2013

Not so long ago, Alec Baldwin was a washed up star. He reinvented himself without changing a bit. And, in the process, became Hollywood's most believeable star.

Tarantino, Chained
January 02, 2013

The secret of Django: It's not that Quentin Tarantino goes too far. It's that he doesn't go far enough.