Veteran Italo helmer Luigi Magni, perhaps the finest chronicler of life in 19 th century papal Rome, returns to the screen after a long absence with a worthy addition to his tales of yesteryear…
The spectacle was the star at the 1937 opening of "The Eternal Road," an ambitious Old Testament pageant with text by Franz Werfel and music by Kurt Weill that subsequently disappeared for more than…
(English, French, Romanian dialogue)
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Musical numbers: "Gangland," "A Kiss Goodbye," "Down With Drugs," "Homes," "Cold Cold Heart," "Suddenly," "Danger in the Dark," "Yo Yo," "The Girl Who Will Be Kissed," "Friday Night," "One Last…
Clifford Odets, after having been put through the ringer doing the on-set rewrite of "Sweet Smell of Success," determined that there were at least seven Burt Lancasters: Inscrutable Burt, Cocky Burt…
Executive producer, Van Fresnot.
Narrator: Yukika Kudo.
Markedly more accomplished than the usual run of self-consciously campy horror schlock, "The Convent" could become the next habit-forming attraction on the midnight-movie circuit. Even so, pic likely…
An exhilarating tale about a woman discovering her full potential and running with it, "Erin Brockovich" is everything that "inspirational" true-life stories should be and rarely are. Vibrant and…
Reviewed at Rotterdam Film Festival (Hubert Bals Fund), Jan. 30, 2000. Original title: Zhi. Running time: 60 MIN.
Dutch documaker Ramon Gieling returns to Las Hurdas, the impoverished area in western Spain made sadly famous by Luis Bunuel's 1932 film "Land Without Bread," to screen the film for the town's…