A fitting final installment in Terry Gilliam's trilogy begun with Time Bandits and continued with Brazil, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen shares many of those films strengths and weaknesses, but…
This handsome historical pageant attempts to tell the 'true story' behind one of history's most famous romances, that of 12th-century French philosopher Pierre Abelard and his beloved Heloise which…
Blake Edwards' Skin Deep finds the director centering again on the trials and tribulations of his favourite kind of character - the charming, womanizing sot. Fortunately, he freshens up his trademark…
Sea of Love is a suspenseful film noir boasting a superlative performance by Al Pacino as a burned-out Gotham cop.
Relentless is a riveting, splendidly acted suspense thriller. Phil Alden Robinson's fresh and invigorating script strikes a careful balance in focusing not just on maniacal killer Judd Nelson's…
Paperhouse is the thinking person's A Nightmare on Elm Street. A riveting fantasy film, centering on the vivid dreams and nightmares of an 11-year-old girl [from Catherine Starr's novel], it heralds…
Delightfully silly beneath its earnestness, Mortal Passions revels in the amoral, murderous frustrations of a beautiful young wife (Krista Errickson) doing her best to bed and bounty any and all of…
Lock Up is made in the same, simplistic vein as most other Sylvester Stallone pics - putting him, the blue-collar protagonist, against the odds over which he ultimately prevails.
A promising idea is gunned down by sickening violence and a downbeat ending in Johnny Handsome, a Mickey Rourke vehicle [based on The Three Worlds of Johnny Handsome by John Godey].
Despite the stalk-and-slash trappings, Hider in the House is an intelligent, gripping and sometimes compelling psychological thriller featuring attractive performances by Mimi Rogers and Gary Busey.
Veteran Hollywood screen writer Julia Cameron moved home to Chicago to produce and direct her first feature, God's Will, and discovered first-hand one of a filmmaker's worst nightmares: the…