Hellboy II: The Golden Army

The same super-heated visual imagination that made Guillermo del Toro's PAN'S LABYRINTH (2006) such a darkly thrilling delight is very much in evidence in his sequel to HELLBOY (2004). It's a shame that it's at the service of such a blandly conventional story. Hellboy (Ron Perlman), a cigar-chomping demon with an ossified red right hand like a piledriver,...read more