Sixth and Main is a very professionally made lowbudgeter which succeeds to a great extent in exploring the emotions underneath the skin of the cliche skid row character. Christopher Cain wrote…
High Anxiety is a straight Hitchcockian sendup - homage applies as well - with highs and lows ranging from a brilliant restaging of the shower scene in Psycho to childish bathroom humor.
This $6 million adaptation of the H.G. Wells horror-fantasy tale, previously filmed in 1932 by Paramount as Island of Lost Souls, is a handsome, well-acted, and involving piece of cinematic…
A rather bizarre mixture of gritty comedy, satire and delving into female status makes this a literary film. There is a lot of talk, sometimes good, but often edgy and too often pointless in lieu of…
First Love is a sensitive and melancholy film about the impact of romance on college student William Katt when he falls for coed Susan Dey.
Absorbing moody and often compelling story about psychological dependence and transference.
A gem-like, almost hypnotic, tale of an older man's obsession with a young woman. Loosely based on a 19th century book by Pierre Louys, director Luis Bunuel has updated it and put a good part of the…
In Looking for Mr Goodbar, writer-director Richard Brooks manifests his ability to catch accurately both the tone and subtlety of characters in the most repellant environments - in this case the…
Plot peg is the truck accident of philandering husband Charles Napier, who's got Ann Wedgeworth in Dallas and Marcia Rodd in Portland, both with homes and children.
The Picture Show Man has an old-fashioned endearing quality. The story of an itinerant purveyor of motion picture entertainment in the country areas of Australia in the 1920s, it's cute without being…
The plot [by Beverley Cross and Raqy Harryhausen] takes Patrick Wayne, as Sinbad, on a quest to free a prince (Damien Thomas) from the spell of evil sorceress Margaret Whiting. Thomas has quite a…