Wednesday, November 4 2009
Another one of Davies' overwrought space melodramas winds up imploding on itself, but the DVD special feature is a treat worth savoring.
Friday, May 1 2009
Is Anybody There? provides an insightful and sensitive look at the pain of isolation and the connections between people, no matter their ages.
Sunday, July 27 2008
Thursday, May 8 2008
A dramatic Devonshire setting, a feminist younger sister, and a wet shirt wood-chopping scene: a few details are frankly invented, but for the most part this new adaptation is true to Austen's novel.
Friday, February 29 2008
Based on the bodice-ripping novel by Philippa Gregory, The Other Boleyn Girl is, in a word, ridiculous.
Thursday, April 5 2007
Ben more or less embodies The Reaping's pretended argument between Christian belief and skepticism.
Thursday, March 30 2006
As in the first film, this premise -- that Catherine's plot is a series of lies -- is mildly interesting.
Thursday, March 23 2006
Brian Jones appears to be diligently practicing infidelity and abusing alcohol throughout.
Sunday, January 1 1995
What else could 'Captain Corelli's Mandolin' be, other than the frivolous and utterly forgettable movie that it is?"