By Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood August 5, 2009 at 8:29AM
The dog days of August are upon us. Will any of the month’s upcoming movies kick ass, like The Fugitive or Pineapple Express? Or are they studio also-rans? It can go either way, writes the NYT.
Time's Richard Corliss bewails the impact of Netflix on moviegoing. I cancelled my subscription, because I still go out to the movies and have many screeners to watch, to ever keep up with my Netflix queue. But my daughter does.
Here's why the newsweeklies can't hope to emulate the success of The Economist.