Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills is a lewd delight. In top form here, director Paul Bartel brings a breezy, sophisticated touch to this utterley outrageous sex farce and thereby…
The James Bond production team has found its second wind with Licence to Kill, a cocktail of high-octane action, spectacle and drama.
The poorly scripted would-be thriller Far From Home is of note only as a transition film to adult roles for child actress Drew Barrymore.
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Since this is a Ridley Scott film, Black Rain is about 90% atmosphere and 10% story. But what atmosphere! This gripping crime thriller about hardboiled NY cop Michael Douglas tracking a yakuza hood…
An event as oft-dramatized as the Holocaust becomes difficult to portray anew, a circumstance that blunts the impact of Triumph of the Spirit. Film's raison d'etre - its true story of a Greek boxing…
Tango & Cash is a mindless buddy cop pic, loaded with nonstop action that's played mostly for laughs and delivers too few of them. Inane and formulaic, the film relies heavily on whatever chemistry…
Pet Sematary marks the first time Stephen King has adapted his own book for the screen, and the result is undead schlock dulled by a slasher-film mentality - squandering its chilling and fertile…
Jules Feiffer and Alain Resnais make strange bedfellows - the product of their union is this stillborn satiric comedy about an American cartoonist in Paris.
Dealers though well produced, is a less than enthralling pic about a yuppie high-flyer and his glamorous mistress.
The Rainbow was D. H. Lawrence's fourth novel and concludes with the sexual awakening of Ursula Brangwen, whose story was continued in Women in Love. The current film reps a prequel to director Ken…
British-made sci-fi adventure romp Slipstream is one of those films that had potential, but unfortunately it doesn't make the grade.