The first wholly Scottish feature for many a year proves debuting filmmaker Bill Forsyth has an entertaining touch.
Thanks to a fine cast, a rich and atmospheric score by Dana Kaproff, and astute direction by co-writer Fred Walton, Stranger is unquestionably a scary film. Bridging two distinct storylines, one the…
Adroitly combining humor and intimate drama, Joe Tynan joins that list of exemplary Washington-set pix, including Advise and Consent and The Best Man.
Using the hoary convention of stranding a young couple in the mansion of a reclusive millionaire whose guests are progressively bumped off in an assortment of gruesome ways, The Legacy tries for an…
'The Europeans' are Americans who grew up in Europe in the mid-19th century. They come back to the US to visit rich cousins. Perhaps a bit down on their luck, the arrival leads to a mingling and…
The black hole itself gets short shrift in the screenplay, based on a story by Jeb Rosebrook, Bob Barbash and Richard Landau. Most of the pic is devoted to setting up the story of mad scientist…
Producer Gene Roddenberry and director Robert Wise have corralled an enormous technical crew, and the result is state-of-the-art screen magic. Screenplay [based on a screen story by Alan Dean Foster]…
Producer-director Jerome Hellman has admirably attempted to focus attention on the death of a young cancer victim. Major problem remains not the promises physician Marcia Mason makes to her…
Christopher Wood's script takes the characters exactly where they always go in a James Bond pic and the only question is whether the stunts and gadgets will live up to expectations. They do.
Monty Python's Life Of Brian, utterly irreverent tale of a reluctant messiah whose impact proved somewhat less pervasive than that of his contemporary Jesus Christ, is just as wacky and imaginative…
George C. Scott, gives as fine a performance as he's ever done.