Maniac Cop is a disappointing thriller that wastes an oddball premise and offbeat point-of-view. Writer-producer Larry Cohen's gimmicky approach has the novelty of all leading characters (male and…
Rouge is a classy, elegant, artistic, believable and enjoyable love story with a ghost framework [from the 1987 novel by Lilian Lee]. The movie is set in colorful 1900 and retells the sad story of a…
Heart of Midnight is a twisted little sadomasochistic outing [from a screen story by Matthew Chapman and Everett De Roche] whose plot centers on Carol Rivers (Jennifer Jason Leigh), a young woman…
Pic begins with scenes from 1985's original, and continues in the same vein. Though its camp humor and goopy effects are familiar, it's better than the average shlocker.
Drowning by Numbers deals with metaphorical game-playing of sex and death in the best traditions of black humor, all set in an idyllic English summer, and pays tribute to the games, landscape and…
In an unexpectedly enjoyable way, Crossing Delancey addresses one of the great societal issues of our day - the dilemma of how the 30-ish, attractive, successful, intelligent and unmarried female…
Covering the first 30 days of attempted recovery by middle-class cocaine addict Michael Keaton, Sober is sobering indeed, perhaps too grim.
Blueberry Hill is yet another small American film trying to cash in on a nostalgia craze that looks to be past its peak.
Beetlejuice springs to life when the raucous and repulsive Betelgeuse (Michael Keaton) rises from his moribund state to wreak havoc on fellow spooks and mortal enemies.
Solid performances by leads James Caan and his humanoid buddy-cop partner Mandy Patinkin move this production beyond special effects, clever alien makeup and car chases.
A Handful of Dust is classy stuff based on an Evelyn Waugh novel, with a high production standard but an essentially empty story.