Friday, May 1 2009
You know you're in trouble when the most appealing element your film is Tom Arnold.
Wednesday, October 29 2008
Good Dick is a familiar romance, in which seemingly mismatched misfits find solace and a kind of perfect harmony in each other.
Tuesday, March 27 2007
Emphasis on race as a basis for prejudice is one thing; emphasis on race as a basis for dignity is something else.
Friday, March 23 2007
Friday, July 15 2005
Happy Endings begins with what seems quite an unhappy ending, when Mamie (Lisa Kudrow) is hit by a car.
Friday, May 28 2004
Perhaps the tribulations of Snoop's home life produced the tiresome distractedness of his performance in Soul Plane.
Friday, February 28 2003
Deemed 'The Next Tom Cruise' by 'GQ' magazine, the prolific, asthmatic, and charismatic Dark Man X continues to power his way into the movies.
Sunday, January 1 1995
The first scene in 'Exit Wounds' shows Boyd (Steven Seagal) arriving to a speech on handgun control given by the Vice President. He arrives late to the speech, cueing the audience -- and his superiors -- to his renegade spirit.
As this minimal plot summary suggests, 'Exit Wounds' is full of cliches that it displays proudly. It is what it is -- a Steven Seagal formula flick dressed up so a hip-hop-martial arts crowd might appreciate it, and even tolerate Seagal.