Paul Weitz, who shot to fame with "American Pie," has a thing for compulsive overachievers who flame out on the pyre of their own ambitions.
In the mouths of his working-class characters, David Rabe's muscular language gives poignant voice to the last generation that came of age during the Kennedy years.
Veteran helmer John Tillinger brings it in with an A-list design team and a cast that knows how to negotiate the sublimely silly conventions of classic farce.
The physical beauty and sexual magnetism the stars bring to these iconic characters would surely delight Tennessee Williams.
The Labyrinth's take-no-prisoners performance style is made to order for the seething hostilities in "Ninth and Joanie," Brett C. Leonard's bleak drama about the disintegration of a family living in…
The Civilians are a mighty smart company, and "You Better Sit Down: Tales from My Parents' Divorce" is indicative of the clever things they do.
An otherwise incoherent drama written in a contrarian style that's a cross between literary Magic Realism and a zombie movie.
The same folks who pulled "Lombardi" out of a hat are trying for another made-to-order sports entertainment, this time about the fierce rivalry and eventual friendship of NBA greats Magic Johnson of…