"Judas Kiss" is a wannabe film noir-cum-policier that's badly in need of a rewrite by James Ellroy.
I'm death warmed over. You're death warming up," a dying AIDS patient advises a Stage 4 cancer victim in "I'm Losing You," and the exchange sums up the excessive morbidity that consumes the piece.
Morgan J. Freeman, the toast of 1997's Sundance Film Festival with "Hurricane Streets," fails to dodge the sophomore curse. His return bout, "Desert Blue," boasts a veritable Who's Who of Hot New…
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The shamrock and blarney are thick on the ground in "Waking Ned Devine," a warmly observed comedy of manners centered on a tiny Irish village that wins the national lottery.
Ingeniously conceived and impressively executed, "Pleasantville" is a provocative, complex and surprisingly anti-nostalgic parable wrapped in the beguiling guise of a commercial high-concept comedy.
That overemployed staple of '90s U.S. cinema, the serial killer, is rampaging once again in "Clay Pigeons." This sometimes diverting and well-cast effort from feature debutants director David Dobkin…
Photographer-turned-filmmaker Larry Clark's seminal photo essay on Midwestern drug and street subculture of the 1960s and early '70s, "Tulsa," was an acknowledged influence for such films as "Taxi…
A refreshingly light pic, "2 Seconds" is a reasonably engaging portrait of a mountain bike racer in the throes of a midlife crisis. The main attraction of this rather slim piece of filmmaking is a…
While noting that "Will & Grace" is clearly NBC's best new comedy isn't saying terribly much, the show does spring out of the box boasting snappy dialogue, James Burrows' usual masterful directorial…
This feminist comedy shot through with fantasies about the travails of newly single womanhood strikes some rich chords, but doesn't quite put together a complete tune. Uneven New Line release will…
The intriguing notion that the dog park is the singles bar of the late '90s is the starting point for Bruce McCulloch's feature directorial debut, a charming, quite funny take on modern romance. If…