With didactic intent behind a rabble-rousing story, filmmakers admirably draw attention to the scandalous condition of health care at the nation's Veterans' Administration hospitals while aiming for…
A clash of two dissimilar personalities is examined with mixed success in the thriller Where Sleeping Dogs Lie. Dylan McDermott portrays an unsuccessful writer in Hollywood who's frustrated by the…
The Dark Wind is a good-looking version of Tony Hillerman's 1982 cult policier that goes for the same slow burn. Lou Diamond Phillips toplines strongly as the Navajo flatfoot.
John Sayles charts the long road back from physical and emotional debilitation in Passion Fish, a sympathetic if somewhat deliberate and over-long intimate study of two women emerging from their…
Blending elements of Rocky and The Sting, this crowd-teaser mixes it up with boxing, revenge and salty one-liners that should satisfy audiences.
Dances with the Evidence could be the title of this pic about a young, part-Indian FBI hotdog whose loyalties are tested when he discovers the power of his roots during a murder probe on a Sioux…
Blessed with the from-on-high concept of Whoopi Goldberg bringing rock 'n' roll to a nuns' chorus, this infectious little throwaway - originally seen as a vehicle for Bette Midler - has a…
Main problem with this mildly entertaining special effects showcase proves as transparent as its title character - namely that Chevy Chase, who can only play Chevy Chase, lacks leading-man qualities…
HouseSitter, a tediously unfunny screwball comedy, is a career misstep for both Steve Martin and Goldie Hawn. Hawn is grating as the kind of giggly flake she played two decades ago on Laugh-In, and…
Candyman is an uppper-register horror item that delivers the requisite shocks and gore but doesn't cheat or cop out.