Wholesome --- an accurate description of John Denver --- does not necessarily translate into corny --- an accurate description of "The John Denver Story." In a superficial retelling of Denver's rise…
Docu takes a look at writer/painter/anthropologist Tobias Schneebaum, a New Yorker and intrepid traveler who claims to have lived among a tribe of cannibals , witnessed a horrific raid and eaten…
Narrator: Ian Holm.
Reviewed at Slovenian National Film Festival, Portoroz, Slovenia, April 2, 2000. Original title: Jebiga. Running time: 90 MIN.
This visually captivating spiritual road movie journeys across America asking the Big Questions about human existence with innovative cinematic form. First-time feature filmmaker Bobby Sheehan…
A sense of whimsy permeates "Just Messing About," a genial, if somewhat idealistic, parable about a sensitive artist buffeted by winds of commerce and anxiety. Slick, imaginative, accessible approach…
There's a lot of talk in Michael Mayer's woebegone production of the Chekhov classic, and much loud declaiming. There are quite a few tears and other assorted hysterics, a half a barrel of laughs…
This modern-day "The Grapes of Wrath" follows a mother and daughter, who --- like Okies before them --- move to California to seek greener economic pastures but instead fall into a relentless…
Reviewed at L.A. Independent Film Festival, April 17, 2000. Running time: 107 MIN.
August Wilson's "Jitney" makes a wonderful Off Broadway coda to a Broadway theater season in which 20-year-old plays have made major new statements (see "True West" and "The Real Thing," for…
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