Simple-minded romp about a group of freshmen outcasts doesn't qualify for the dean's list, but Revenge of the Nerds shows more than enough smarts to deserve passing grades.
John Cassavetes' Love Streams shapes up as one of the filmmaker's best, both artistically and commercially, in some time, emotionally potent, technically assured and often brilliantly insightful.
Francesco Rosi, whose best films have been unadorned realistic dramas with socio-political topicality, hasn't even tried to stylize the frilled folklore of Bizet's opera on the screen. Instead we get…
This astringent, sardonically funny thriller is only the second theatrical feature for director Stephen Frears since Gumshoe (1971). Frears and writer Peter Prince have taken a potentially familiar…
Like the Merchant-Ivory-Jhabvala team's 1979 The Europeans, this is a classy adaptation of a Henry James novel.
At heart, Oxford Blues is really Rocky Goes to College. Though source material is M-G-M's 1938 Robert Taylor starrer, A Yank at Oxford, treatment is decidedly modern. Director-writer Robert Boris…
Ghost Busters is a lavishly produced ($32 million) but only intermittently impressive all-star comedy lampoon of supernatural horror films.
Canadian-born director Daniel Petrie had long cherished making a film about his early days in Nova Scotia. Bay Boy is the realization of that dream, but it's far from the pot of gold at the end of…
Although it's said John Huston has wanted to film British author Malcolm Lowry's autobiographical masterpiece Under the Volcano for some 30 years, it was always a project fraught with difficulties.
The River puts fundamental American values to the test in a society that has come unglued. Stripped down to the bare essentials few people actually ever come into contact with, pic remains a rather…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$253.1M Disney -66.09%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$146.8M Paramount Pictures -73.58%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$16.9M Warner Brothers / New Line -60.81%