SAN FRANCISCO--Though the ostensibly clinical subject matter might prove a hard theatrical sell, "Changing Times" is a thoroughly engrossing docu that's a sure bet for recurrent major TV exposure…
Reviewed at the AMC Kabuki 8 Cinemas, May 1, 1992. Running time: 49 min.
SAN FRANCISCO--Taking as its unlikely but irresistible subject a 1989 visit of 11 black Brooklyn high school students to an Israeli kibbutz, the documentary "Black to the Promised Land" is a terrific…
Timotije Miodrag Krivokapic
SAN FRANCISCO--Despite its title, "A Just War?" does little to question basic U.S. involvement in the Persian Gulf war. Focus of this short but harrowing Swedish doc lies instead on the conflict's…
Adizzying pileup of hyper-adrenalized action, "Swordsman II" will please ethnic auds and fans of the burgeoning Hong Kong cinema's unique brand of spectacle. But narrative incoherency and a rather…
SAN FRANCISCO--A perfectly dry, brittle biscuit of Anglo wit, "A Question of Attribution" reunites writer Alan Bennett and director John Schlesinger in a sequel of sorts to their Atlantic-crossover…
Still coping with a major deficit and the loss of its historic Geary Street home theater after the 1989 earthquake, American Conservatory Theater announced its 1991-92 season schedule amid a flurry…