Not even a twinkly eyed, scene-stealing turn by Klaus Maria Brandauer is enough to enliven Danny Huston's "Becoming Colette," a lumbering period drama based on the early life of novelist Sidonie…
Provocative title and a few steamy scenes are the only conceivable selling points for Mussef Sibay's "A Woman, Her Men and Her Futon." Small-budget pic is by turns laughably stilted and…
Old-fashioned" is the word for "Far and Away," a timeworn tale of 19 th-century immigrants making their way in the New World. Handsomely mounted and amiably performed but leisurely and without much…
Told from the perspective of a 12-year-old boy, this is the kind of earnest, languid drama that might have worked if it weren't so terribly obvious and painfully slow. Add to that its close proximity…
A sequel in name only to the Mickey Rourke-starrer "Wild Orchid," Zalman King's pretentious exercise in softcore erotica is hot stuff only for the pay-cable and homevid markets.
Olympia Dukakis gives a game performance as a 60-year-old widow from Bar Harbor, Maine, who discovers a new life in the Australian outback, but the film in which she toplines doesn't deliver the…
Abel Ferrara's uncompromising "Bad Lieutenant" is a harrowing journey with a corrupt N.Y. cop sinking into the lower depths. Film's frank treatment of drug addiction, obsessive sexuality and loss of…
This tale of a teenage girl overlooked by her marriage-prone parents never escapes its sitcom premise and finally gives in to an ending so hackneyed it practically defines the term. There are a few…
Energetic actors can't overcome this uninspired, poverty row production "The Linguini Incident," being briefly released by its video distributor to theaters to set up ancillary values.
Tom Selleck flounders in the ill-fitting comedy vehicle "Folks!" Made by the team behind the low-brow hit "Weekend at Bernie's," this feature proves that bad taste is not enough.
"Split Second" is an extremely stupid monster film, boasting enough violence and special effects to satisfy less-discriminating vid fans.