Robert Harling's play was set solely in the beauty parlor where his heroines - a group of the liveliest, warmest Southern women imaginable - gather to dish dirt, crack jokes, do hair and give one…
British-made sci-fi adventure romp Slipstream is one of those films that had potential, but unfortunately it doesn't make the grade.
With Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder in the lead roles, See No Evil, Hear No Evil could only be a broadly played, occasionally crass, funny physical comedy [from a screen story by Earl Barret, Arne…
Renegades offers some rollercoaster thrills thanks to Jack Sholder's full-throttle direction but ultimately exhausts itself with unrelenting bedlam.
Parents is your typical anthropological analysis of cannibalism in 1950s suburbia. First feature from actor Bob Balaban, who has worked behind the camera on shorts and in TV, delights in its…
Jessica Lange plays an accomplished Chicago defense attorney, Ann Talbot, who must defend her own father (Armin Mueller-Stahl) in extradition proceedings when he's accused of having committed war…
Like a standup comic pouring 'flopsweat', this ill-conceived comedy about an infant whose thoughts are given voice by actor Bruce Willis palpitates with desperation. Look Who's Voice-Overing would be…
Combine Karate Kid and Rocky with a bit more blood and gore, dull direction and a smattering of inept actors and you have Kickboxer.
This road film about a mentally deficient dishwasher and a homicidal escaped cancer patient is a downer from beginning to end.
Rock 'n' roll and its legendary characters have always been a tempting subject for filmmakers, but rare is the non-documentary that adds anything to the music. Great Balls of Fire! is no exception…
The problems of this historical drama about the creation of the atom bomb are crystalized in its title. 'Fat Man' and 'Little Boy' were the nicknames given to the bombs dropped over Hiroshima and…