Though it looks ravishing, Warren Beatty's longtime pet project is a curiously remote, uninvolving film. Beatty and his collaborators have created a boldly stylized 1930s urban milieu that captures…
Del Shores' hit play about squabbling Texas siblings is brought to the screen with panache. Shores' script presents a bittersweet family reunion, as three sisters and a brother who don't like each…
Scripter David Yallop was inspired and intrigued by the sensational Hulten/Jones murder case of 1944, which became known as the 'Cleft Chin Murder Case' after the disappearance of a London taxi…
This C$18 million political saga is a thorough documenting of the life of Canadian doctor Norman Bethune, a hero in China for his medical input during the long march in Mao Tse-tung's revolution.
Spectacular action sequences and engaging perfs by Mel Gibson and Robert Downey Jr make this big-budgeter entertaining and provocative.
Disney's workmanlike remake of Jack London's adventure White Fang boasts enough nature footage and a strong central performance by Ethan Hawke to win over small fry.
Long Island filmaker Hal Hartley progresses from his debut feature, The Unbelievable Truth to this bleak, off-center comedy about dysfunctional families in working class suburbia.
This sort-of sequel to the 1977 hit The Rescuers boasts reasonably solid production values and fine character voices. Too bad they're set against such a mediocre story that adults may duck.
The Hunt for Red October is a terrific adventure yarn. Tom Clancy's 1984 Cold War thriller has been thoughtfully adapted to reflect the mellowing in the US-Soviet relationship.
Superb acting and austere visual beauty are offset by a somewhat overheated screenplay in this tragic tale [from the play by John B. Keane] about an indomitable Irish peasant's blood ties to the land.
Though unquestionably well-intentioned and determined not to pull any punches, The Big Man [from the book by William McIlvanney] has a depressing theme and ultra-violent conclusion.