Buoyed by a beautifully measured star turn by Whoopi Goldberg and a smashing screen debut for young Neil Patrick Harris, Clara's Dream is a powerful, unabashedly sentimental drama. Adaptation of…
Clinton and Nadine are the lead couple who muddle through a murder mystery tale linked to illicit Contra fundraising.
Story of this engaging tearjerker [from the novel by Iris Rainer Dart] is one of a profound friendship, from childhood to beyond the grave, between two wildly mismatched women, a lower-class Jew…
A lavish animation extravaganza produced at a cost of $8 million, this futuristic exploration is a followup by author-director Katsuhiro Otomo to his tremendously popular comic books.
In A Fish Called Wanda, Monty Pythoners John Cleese and Michael Palin get caught up in a double-crossing crime caper with a mismatched and hilarious pair of scheming Yanks, Jamie Lee Curtis and Kevin…
Nicolas Cage is Peter Loew, a New York literary agent who works hard and plays hard. Only indication that all is not OK are his sessions with his shrink (Elizabeth Ashley). One night his latest…
David Mamet's Things Change is a dry, funny and extremely intelligent comedy about an innocent mistaken for a Mafia don.
The artistic world of Paris in the 1920s comes to life as if in a lustrous dream in The Moderns, a romantic's lush vision of a group of expatriate Americans at a time and place of some of the…
The traumatic subject matter of a child custody fight is handled with restraint and intelligence in The Good Mother. Superbly acted by an imaginatively chosen cast, adaptation of Sue Miller's 1986…
The Accused is a dry case study of a rape incident whose only impact comes from the sobering crime itself, not the dramatic treatment.
For all the sadness and loss in Stealing Home, the story of how a privileged boy's love for playing baseball is gone with the sudden death of his father, the film remains too remote emotionally to…