One piston short of a classic.

One piston short of a classic.

One piston short of a classic.

Highlights from the week in criticism.
June 9 2006 2:36 PM

One Piston Short of a Classic

The critics on Cars and other new releases.

In this week's audio-only Summary Judgment, Mark Jordan Legan sums up how the critics feel about three new releases: A Prairie Home Companion, a fictionalized version of the public radio institution; Cars, the latest animated release from Pixar; and The Omen, a remake of the devil-spawn, uh, classic.

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