This charming, almost sedate little romantic comedy, which is short on laughs but tinged with a pleasant European flavor courtesy of British director Anthony Minghella, offers an appealing array of…
This at first comes across like a mean-spirited black comedy and then snowballs into a reasonably powerful portrait of social alienation. The tone is unremittingly dour, however.
Repeating more or less the same formula as their 1991 success Riff-Raff, director Ken Loach and writer Jim Allen come up trumps with Raining Stones, a sad-funny portrayal of working class stiffs…
Harvey Keitel hits the mean, mixed-race streets of London in The Young Americans, a high-octane, in-your-face cop thriller that's got everything going for it except a well-rounded script. Director…
Based on a true story written by the father depicted in the film, Searching for Bobby Fischer focuses on Josh Waitzkin (Max Pomeranc), a relatively normal 7-year-old who possesses a stunning aptitude…
Last Action Hero is a joyless, soulless machine of a movie, an $80 million-plus mishmash of fantasy, industry in-jokes, self-referential parody, film-buff gags and too-big action set-pieces.
Just as Wayne's World cashed in lampooning the addled heavy-metal set, this is a rap spoof attempt by another Saturday Night Live performer, Chris Rock.
An outstanding cast, a coolly confident style and quirky literary material turn The mus ic of Chance into an auspicious feature debut for documentary filmmaker Philip Haas. But it's ultimately more…
For those who saw Luc Besson's high-tech thriller Nikita, about a female criminal transformed into a government assassin, this soulless, efficiently slavish remake [of the 1990 French pic] is almost…
Hercules Returns follows in the footsteps of Woody Allen's What's Up Tiger Lily? by completely revamping and revoicing a bad old foreign film.