Kangaroo was written in 1922 by D.H. Lawrence after a brief visit to Australia. The resulting film is a serious, literary pic, handsomely produced and boasting a very strong cast of accomplished…
Cobra is a sleek, extremely violent and exciting police thriller.
A contemporary cop and gangster action drama burdened with an excess of practically everything except sex, A Better Tomorrow is a contrived bang-bang thriller with overdone violence and bloodshed.
Personal virtually to the point of being a home movie, film proves thoroughly absorbing and entertaining and benefits enormously from a terrific lead performance by Jack Lemmon.
The Sacrifice, which writer-director Andrei Tarkovsky calls 'as Russian a film as any other made by me,' is primarily a Swedish production with Swedish dialog. It takes place in and around a house on…
Heartbreak Ridge offers another vintage Clint Eastwood performance. There are enough mumbled half-liners in this contemporary war pic to satisfy those die-hards eager to see just how he portrays the…
Bad Guys is a poorly-scripted, would-be comedy attempting to cash in on the popularity of wrestling. Merest pretext of a story has young cops Adam Baldwin and Mike Jolly suspended from the LA police…
Armed and Dangerous is a broad farce slightly elevated by the presence of John Candy and Eugene Levy.
Touch and Go mixes humor, heart and considerable hokum in an engaging story matching an unusually serious Michael Keaton and zesty Latin star Maria Conchita Alonso as lovers in spite of themselves.
Sid and Nancy is the definitive pic on the punk phenomenon. The sad, sordid story of Sid Vicious, a lead member of The Sex Pistols, and his relationship with his American girlfriend, Nancy Spungen…
Manhunter is an unpleasantly gripping thriller that rubs one's nose in a sick criminal mentality for two hours.