Ben Williams

Ben Williams writes "Summary Judgment" forSlate.

Summary Judgment
Nov. 5 2004 1:49 PMMetrosexual and the CityCritics debate how well Jude Law does Alfie.
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Oct. 22 2004 2:07 PMI'll Stay Home for Surviving ChristmasBen Affleck's new movie gets panned.
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Oct. 8 2004 3:32 PMJelinek the ObscureSex and fury make for a Nobel Prize winner.
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Sept. 24 2004 4:35 PMBest ForgottenJulianne Moore's new movie offers less, not more.
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Sept. 10 2004 4:07 PMJoey: How You Doin'?Critics miss his old Friends.
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Aug. 27 2004 3:43 PMShock TreatmentThe anticlimactic release of The Brown Bunny.
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Aug. 13 2004 3:28 PMJulie Andrews Made Them CryBut is that reason enough to see The Princess Diaries 2?
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July 30 2004 3:51 PMWe Hate YeSpike Lee's latest lackluster film.
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July 9 2004 4:04 PMMetallica Confronts Its DemonsAnd critics enjoy watching.
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June 25 2004 2:33 PMMoore PoliticizingBut Fahrenheit 9/11 alone won't unseat Bush.
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June 11 2004 3:35 PMA Real Uncool CatGarfield is everybody's least favorite pet.
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May 28 2004 2:05 PMPolitical GirlThere's not enough sex in Madonna's strident new tour.
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May 14 2004 11:43 AMAchilles' ReelIn Troy, Brad Pitt provokes critical drool.
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May 7 2004 11:57 AMLoretta Lynn and the Olsen TwinsHer new album's great, their movie is not.
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April 23 2004 5:04 PMWhat Friends MeantThe bloviation begins.
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Oct. 29 2004 2:31 PMThe Man Who Knew To "Mosh"Responding to Eminem's powerful new political video.
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Oct. 15 2004 3:28 PMTango and TrashCritics say no to J. Lo's new movie, Shall We Dance?
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Oct. 1 2004 2:14 PMCritics Hate HuckabeesMost say David O. Russell's latest lacks heart.
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Sept. 17 2004 4:41 PMAngelina's Fetish GarbAnd other Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow observations.
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Sept. 3 2004 1:43 PMBerserk for BjörkWarm praise for Icelandic pop star's a cappellaalbum.
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Aug. 20 2004 12:56 PMRevisiting DeliveranceWithout a Paddle and Mean Creek update the 1970s classic—for better or for worse.
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Aug. 6 2004 4:40 PMWait Until SharkBone-chilling Open Water impresses critics.
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July 16 2004 3:08 PMMe and My PosseCritics split on HBO's latest, Entourage.
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July 2 2004 2:22 PMMighty SpideyCritics swoon for the sequel.
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June 18 2004 4:02 PMSpielberg's Star-Spangled MannerCritics sound off on what The Terminal reveals about America.
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June 4 2004 5:08 PMSpellboundAlfonso Cuarón makes Harry Potter worth watching.
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May 21 2004 4:57 PMMichael Moore Returns Is Fahrenheit 9/11 Any Good?
Mixing Desk
May 10 2004 12:13 PMScavenger HuntThe best Prince songs you haven't heard.
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April 30 2004 1:36 PMP. Diddy Takes the StageAnd he's not terrible!
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April 16 2004 3:37 PMKill Bill KillsCritics swoon for the second installment.

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