Monday, January 17 2005
This So-Called Disaster is more impressionistic than comprehensive.
Thursday, May 13 2004
The real surprise is Sam Shepard's candor when recounting for Michael Almereyda the painful details of his father's deterioration.
Sunday, January 1 1995
I confess to feeling a certain dread when I first heard that Ethan ('I have this planet of regret') Hawke was starring in Michael Almereyda's updated-and-abbreviated Hamlet.
Hamlet often speaks in a voice-over or directly to the video camera that he is rarely without. Sometimes we see the results of these 'video diaries' as he rewatches them on his monitor -- his own Real World confessional.