In a multiplex filled with empty New Year vessels (take that, Kangaroo Jack), this holdover grabs you hard. show more
Edward Norton makes an art of self-containment. No contemporary actor gives less away to more effect, and he's at his closely held best in 25th Hour, a drama of redemption, directed by Spike Lee, that seldom rises to the level of his performance.
It could have been more taut, could have been harder, but 25th Hour still resonates with power and poetry. show more