Here's another one for Robert Altman's inner circle.
Escape to Athena not only has the unabashed look of a cynical 'package' but also plays like one as well. It's a joke-up wartime action retread, feeble as to both humor and suspense, in which a group…
'The Europeans' are Americans who grew up in Europe in the mid-19th century. They come back to the US to visit rich cousins. Perhaps a bit down on their luck, the arrival leads to a mingling and…
Christopher Wood's script takes the characters exactly where they always go in a James Bond pic and the only question is whether the stunts and gadgets will live up to expectations. They do.
The film fails to carve out a separate identity of its own, rehashing a familiar story about inter-family conflicts.
Even for the never-never land of high chic melodrama the film inhabits, the tale of a woman who, unprepared, inherits control of her father's vast pharmaceutical empire contains wild implausibilities.
Theme of the pic, based on Sol Yurick's 1965 novel, is a variation on countless westerns and war films.
Taken from the Jay Anson tome, Sandor Stern's script deals faithfully with the supposedly true (but since challenged) story of the Lutz family who move into a home in Amityville, NY, at a…
Kramer vs. Kramer is a perceptive, touching, intelligent film about one of the raw sores of contemporary America, the dissolution of the family unit. In refashioning Avery Corman's novel…
Plainly put, Alien is an old-fashioned scary movie set in a highly realistic sci-fi future, made all the more believable by expert technical craftmanship. Picture isn't quite good enough to be a…
Jim Henson, Muppet originator, and Frank Oz, creative consultant, have abandoned the successful format of their vidshow, and inserted their creations into a well-crafted combo of musical comedy and…