The Welcome Return of Kurt Russell

A wise man -- or, more precisely, a wiseass trucker named Jack Burton -- once opined that "it’s all in the reflexes." Few actors have had better ones than Kurt Russell, who makes a welcome return to theaters this weekend in The Art of the Steal. Having been largely Mia since starring in Quentin Tarantino’s 2007 Death Proof, Russell remerges at an opportune time, since there’s still no heir to his wisecracking, heart-throbbing, smirk-smirking throne. Russell is perhaps the most undervalued leading man of his generation, so seemingly effortless at action, comedy, and drama that it’s been easy to take for granted the wide range of roles he’s aced, and the dist...
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