Sunday, January 20 2008
Norman Jewison’s didactic film is a classic example of liberal guilt as entertainment.
Thursday, December 11 2003
The Statement is a rarity: a serious, politically-minded thriller.
Sunday, January 1 1995
Hurricane. One word, one name, one man. One man whom I - and probably most of my generation - had never heard prior to seeing The Hurricane. His name is remembered, however, by members of his generation, most notably, celebrities.
There's a moment partway through The Hurricane that may cause you to catch your breath. It's a cramped shot, as are most of those showing Ruben Hurricane Carter (Denzel Washington) in his New Jersey State Prison cell.