Lost in Yonkers is a carefully rendered, ultimately unexciting screen version of Neil Simon's 1991 Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
The teenage wasteland, 1976-style, of Dazed and Confused is smack-dab between The Brady Bunch and Children of the Damned , and it's a scary, if sometimes giddily amusing, place to visit. This is…
The Sandlot is yet another wallow in the coming-of-age stakes circa 1962. Sweet and sincere, the film is also remarkably shallow, rife with incident and slim on substance.
Playing it straight, sans humor, Return of the Living Dead III departs from the first two films of the horror series that began in 1985. In an effort to capture the youth market, this B-pic…
In the Line of Fire is a proficiently made thriller pitting Clint Eastwood's vet Secret Service agent against John Malkovich's insidious would-be presidential assassin.
A purely escapist entertainment, John Badham's Another Stakeout, a sequel to his 1987 hit, is sillier and less plausible than the first movie, but it's also funnier.
Gallic star Charlotte Gainsbourg makes a striking English-lingo debut in The Cement Garden, a moody, dramatically uneven drama of sibling incest and teenage alienation from British writer Ian…
An exquisite exploration of a Vietnamese servant girl's private world in '50s Saigon, The Scent of Green Papaya marks a striking feature bow by 30-year-old helmer Tran Anh Hung. French-funded movie…
Sad, stately and ideologically au courant, Geronimo relates the final stages of the US government's subjugation of the West's native population in absorbing, detailed fashion. Neatly turning…
Appealing lead performances elevate this modestly scaled romantic tearjerker, from a first script by Tom Sierchio. Marisa Tomei plays a Minneapolis waitress who is assaulted one night by two creeps…
Imagine a cross between The Karate Kid and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and you'll know what to expect from Sidekicks, an off-beat family-audience opus from, of all people, action star Chuck…