Chantel Lucier, Eve Chosak, Marilyn Bull
A former assistant to fellow Neapolitan director Mario Martone, Nina di Majo takes self-indulgence to exasperating extremes in her feature debut, "Autumn." Cast with family and friends and centered…
Kevin Kline will make his feature helming debut, "The Palace Thief," for Fine Line Features. Best known for comedic roles in pics like "In & Out," "Dave" and "A Fish Called Wanda," the Oscar-winning…
Dutch Oscar entry "Scratches in the Table," adapted from well-known Guus Kuijer children's book, stubbornly remains slight and underwhelming throughout, simply unable to ignite catharsis in tale of a…
The shadow of "Wall Street" looms large over "Boiler Room," a contempo reworking of Oliver Stone's 1987 morality tale. Ben Younger's critical expose of American corporate ethos, which also echoes…
Produced, directed by Catrine Clay. Reviewed at Palm Springs Film Festival, Jan. 23, 2000. Running time: 48 MIN.With: Lilly Wust, Ulla Schaaf, Elenai Predski-Kramer, Gerd Ehrlich.
Clint Eastwood has been tapped a presenter for the Oscar 2000 kudocast.
Combining the commercial and the idiosyncratic to sometimes sizzling effect, writer-director Daniel Monzon's daft but enjoyable debut, "The Heart of the Warrior," is an often witty, always fun…
Eran Riklis' "Vulcan Junction" will open the New York segment of the 16th Israel Film Festival, which runs Feb. 23-March 9 at Clearview Cinemas 59th Street East Theater.
Reviewed at Palm Springs Film Festival, Jan 15, 2000. Running time: 90 MIN.
A family film that's about as fluffy as fresh powder, "Snow Day" mixes a cast of familiar faces with bright new talent in an unremarkable, innocuous package. The story of a mystical snow day's…