Ruben Montiel


Arrested talent keeps hope alive for Fox’s so-so Shut Up

Sit Down, Shut Up is an irreverent series that borders on being good, but doesn’t quite get there yet.


April 21, 2009

Chicago Latino Film Festival reaches beyond Hispanic Hollywood

The 25th Annual Chicago Latino Film Festival proves there is much more to Latino film than what American audiences have seen so far.


April 17, 2009

Landau conjures modern magic in The Tempest

Director Tina Landau, a member of the Steppenwolf ensemble, gives us an immensely watchable iteration of the 400-year-old Shakespeare comedy.


April 7, 2009