By Australian standards, top cinematographer John Seale's first pic as a director is an expensive, high-concept affair that falls between several categories.
It's Liza-as-you-love-her in Stepping Out, a modest heartwarmer about a bunch of suburban left-feeters getting it together for a charity dance spot. Fragile ensemble item often creaks under the…
Vast opportunities for unbearable quantities of sentimentality are fortunately squelched in Once Around, an intelligently engaging domestic comedy-drama. US debut by Lasse Hallstrom, director of the…
Impromptu is a retelling of the oft-filmed George Sand/Chopin story that's an entertaining comedy-drama. First-time director James Lapine, who's had Broadway successes (Into the Woods), makes the…
An inherently repellent subject has been given surprisingly benign treatment in Dogfight. Title refers to the central event of ex-Marine Bob Comfort's intermittently intriguing screenplay - a party…
Director Ron Howard torches off more thrilling scenes in Backdraft than any Saturday matinee serial ever dared. Visually, pic often is exhilarating, but it's shapeless and dragged down by corny…
A bucolic coming-of-age story set in 1957 Louisiana, The Man in the Moon follows Reese Witherspoon, the 14-year-old daughter of Sam Waterston and Tess Harper. She's envious of her college-bound…
Marking his debut as director, playwright Tom Stoppard takes two marginal characters from Shakespeare's Hamlet, and places them at the center of a comedy-drama, while the major characters of the play…
Spalding Gray struts his anecdotal stuff once again in Monster in a Box, a frisky follow-up to Swimming to Cambodia and film rendition of his 1990 stage hit.
Hangfire is a tight little action thriller about a prison break that attempts to serve as a metaphor for the 1989-90 Middle East crisis, but strains credibility.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%