Archives for July 22, 2005

J. Robert Parks Raves about "The World"

J. Robert Parks says he's found one of the best films of the year. A few days ago, my friend Garth asked what I was reviewing this week, and I replied "The World." He was confused at first, and I hastened to add "The World" was the film's name. "That's a pretty broad title," Garth joked. It is, and yet I'm not sure I could think of a better one.The movie stars Zhao Tao as a young woman named Tao who works at the World Theme Park. The park is an actual (and bizarre) tourist attraction in … [Read more...]