The ninth annual Nortel Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival closed its 12-day run Jan. 19 with the announcement of its audience choice winners: "Mandragora," "Elles," "A Forgotten Light," "The Long Way…
Filled to the gills with slapstick humor, the improbably titled "Slappy and the Stinkers" could well have been sold as "The Little Rascals" meets "Free Willy."
A family film that at best feels a lot like a videogame, "Star Kid" has entertaining special effects and cartoonishly gory battle scenes that should strike a responsive chord with pre adolescent…
While it lacks the richness and texture of the famed ballet, "The Imax Nutcracker" is nevertheless solid family entertainment. Strong production values and familiar themes would seem to ensure the…
A by-the-numbers romantic comedy, "Nick and Jane" has a solid cast and time-tested premise, but the whole is worth rather less than the sum of its parts. Destined to be buried under a slew of…
What might have been a compelling portrait of anti-Semitism instead emerges as a sentimental coming-of-age story in "I Love You, I Love You Not." Not even the presence of gifted thesps Jeanne Moreau…
The comeback vehicle of TV mountain man Dan Haggerty, ("Grizzly Adams"), "Grizzly Mountain" boasts spectacular scenery, time-travel twists and a worthy environmental message. Aiming for the kind of…