Breakin' 2 is a comic book of a film, and, as in a cartoon, kids can get away with anything to have a good time.
Bachelor Party is too contrived to capture the craziness it strains for and ultimately becomes offensive rather than funny.
Volker Schlondorff's film is not sacrilege - merely a disappointment. One did not really expect a miracle, but the makers of the adaptation seemed to have their sights held at a reasonable level…
Director Chris Cain, in only his second feature, draws a remarkably restrained and moving performance from debuting child actor Jason Presson, who plays central role of a 12-year-old brother who…
The Muppets Take Manhattan is a genuinely fun confection of old-fashioned entertainment.
This astringent, sardonically funny thriller is only the second theatrical feature for director Stephen Frears since Gumshoe (1971). Frears and writer Peter Prince have taken a potentially familiar…
The Bounty is an intelligent, firstrate, revisionist telling of the famous tale of Fletcher Christian's mutiny against Captain Bligh. The $20 million-plus film is particularly distinguished by a…
Stranger than Paradise is a bracingly original avant-garde black comedy. Begun as a short which was presented under the same title at some earlier festivals, film has been expanded in outstanding…
Secret Places is a pleasing evocation of schoolgirl life in England during World War II.
A razorback is a particularly nasty species of feral pig, vicious and brainless, which is found in Australia's outback. Production involves a giant of the species which runs amok with spectacular…
Over the Brooklyn Bridge is producer-director Menahem Golan's love letter to New York City: a warm and pleasant romance similar to the type of films topliner Elliott Gould used to make in the early…