For good and ill, the Green Day musical resembles most is its original rock predecessor, "Hair."
Cheery but innocuous pic is based on a 1990 Aussie stage musical.
A nastily well-planned kidnapping for ransom hits quite a few hiccups.
Pic's human-interest poignancy is overpowered by over-the-top bloodshed.
Woody Harrelson's "Defendor" is a legend in his own mind.
A decorative but dullish historical fluff about the creation of Mozart's opera.
A Napoleonesque (as in "Dynamite") tale of comic loserdom with a distinctly Canadian flavor.
Handsome historical piece likely to earn just respectable critical support.