With its strong premise, a couple of fine performances and highly polished tooling, "The Jackal" scores as an involving high-tech thriller that occasionally hits peaks of pulsating excitement…
Winner of the AFI fest's inaugural indie prize, "Cost of Living" is a tale of marginals caught in a dying fishing village. Chiefly interesting for the performances of the lead actors, pic will be a…
After a five-year hiatus from the stage, George F. Walker, Canada's most prolific playwright, has re-emerged with a planned six-play cycle called "Suburban Motel." With the first two installments up…
Reviewed at AFI/L.A. Film Festival, Oct. 25, 1997. Running time: 73 MIN.
If romantic comedies were made in Iran, "Season Five" would certainly top the current year's offerings. This unusually colorful French-Iranian co-production tells the story of an age-old feud between…
The much-anticipated debut offering of Fox's new animation unit, "Anastasia" reps an ambitious, serious but not particularly stimulating musical feature that unconvincingly attempts to graft warm and…
Artistic director, Stanley Brechner. Opened Oct. 28, 1997, at the Raymond J. Greenwald Performance Space. Reviewed Oct. 23; 152 seats; $ 30 top. Running time: 1 HOUR, 23 MIN.
Oscar-winning Bay Area documentarians Allie Light and Irving Saraf ("In the Shadow of the Stars," "Dialogues With Madwomen") again balance human interest and instructional value to potent effect in…
Ametaphor for a corrupt, self-serving society, and a less-than-flattering advertisement for Italy's public hospitals, "Physical Jerks" is a screen transfer of director Stefano Reali's hit play…
The hijinx in "Dogs Are Colourblind," which take place in a single night, make for a well-paced urban sex farce that follows a batch of generally engaging Tel Aviv denizens. But the humor here is too…
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