The well constructed script indicates a knowledge of romantic comedies of another era. Setup has journalist turned rock music promoter Colin Friels torn between beautiful wife Catherine McClements…
The wizardry of Jim Henson's Creature Shop and a superbly over-the-top performance by Angelica Huston gives The Witches a good deal of charm and enjoyment.
Follow-up, produced by Germans based in Munich with location filming in Canada, Argentina, Australia, France and Italy, is a natural, since first film directed by Wolfgang Petersen only covered half…
Who knows what possessed director William Friedkin to straight-facedly tell this absurd 'tree bites man' tale, but it's an impulse he should have exorcised.
The seventh in the National Film Board of Canada series where non-actors play themselves in a fictitious setting, The Company of Strangers features seven elderly women marooned in an abandoned…
While visually rough around the edges, sometimes sluggish in its plotting and marred by overtones of racism in its use of Oriental villains, the wacky live-action screen version of the Teenage Mutant…
In her first solo-starring vehicle, Kirstie Alley - who plays the creatively stifled wife of a stuffy young doctor (Scott Bakula) - comes into her own with a flamboyant, highly physical performance.
Writer-director Allan Moyle's story about a shy high school student who galvanizes an Arizona suburb with a rebellious pirate radio show has rambunctious energy and defiant attitude.
Pacific Palisades is a transatlantic romance bringing Sophie Marceau to America for a change of climate (physical and emotional). She's in for some surprises, but the audience isn't. First feature by…
Spectacular stunt work and Canadian locations punch up the train thriller Narrow Margin, but feature remake is too cool and remote to grab the viewer. Richard Fleischer's trim 1952 classic for RKO…
Mister Frost is a tepid thriller about a mass murderer who claims to be the devil himself. Jeff Goldblum is a seemingly cordial country gentleman (in England, apparently) who casually confesses to…