The title, "Voice of Good Hope," was a sure giveaway that Kristine Thatcher's new bioplay about Barbara Jordan would be a love letter to the late congresswoman, and indeed Thatcher has crafted a…
Indicative of the tone is the casting of Jeremy Sisto, who most notably played a superficial high school student in 1995's "Clueless," as the son of God. But credit must be given to the young actor…
Dimension Films has signed Carla Gugino to round out the cast of "Spy Kids," the Robert Rodriguez-helmed action-adventure yarn about two youths armed with a bag of high-tech toys trying to save their…
A wan replay of the already derivative youthful-buddy-caper hijinx in indies like "Bottle Rocket" and "Palookaville," "Solid Ones" offers tepid comedy and vague, touchy-feely dramatics, making for an…
A corkscrew crimer set in an English seaside resort, "Circus" is a wannabe slice of Brit-cool that's desperately in need of a ringmaster. Despite tasty casting and ingenious plotting, this breezy…
Narrator: Andre Braugher.
Antoine Fuqua is in Warner Bros.' sightlines to direct "Training Day," the David Ayer-scripted drama to star Denzel Washington.
Reviewed at Berlin Film Festival (Forum), Feb. 13, 2000. (Original title: Shiro.) Running time: 118 MIN.
The Golden Fleece gets plenty of golden touches in "Jason and the Argonauts," NBC's beautifully executed take on Greek mythology's most noble pursuit. Robert Halmi, who has already tackled flying…
By infusing fresh life into a formulaic plot, director Tomy Wigand and his appealing cast score impressively with "Soccer Rules!" Offshore prospects are singularly bright for this unpretentiously…
(French and Chadion Arabic dialogue)