BOILER ROOM

2.5 Stars
Year Released: 2000
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 101 minutes

SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW!
Boiler Room stars one of most annoying “A-List” actors working in Hollywood today, Ben Affleck…


Posted on January 24, 2000 by

DOUBLE JEOPARDY

0.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 105 minutes

Proving once again that the end of September rivals only January and February as one of the worst times of the year for movies, “Double Jeopardy” is here…


Posted on October 4, 1999 by

GET BRUCE

1.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 82 minutes

Bruce Vilanch, the man, the myth…who cares? Honestly…do we really care who this guy is or what “inspires” him?


Posted on September 27, 1999 by

LOVE STINKS

1.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 94 minutes

While there are a few set pieces that draw a smile, the words “rude”, “ridiculous” and “tired” come to mind when trying to explain the depths to which “Stinks” travels to get a laugh…


Posted on September 6, 1999 by

THE DINNER GAME

THE DINNER GAME
4 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 78 minutes

“The Dinner Game” contains three of the five most undesirable words in film today … “Foreign”, “Subtitled” and “French” (the others being “remake” and “Schumacher”)…


Posted on August 9, 1999 by

WILDFIRE

2.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 40 minutes

The film not only shows the devastation that these walls of heat incur, but moreover, the steps taken in prevention, as well as the aftermath of these great beasts…


Posted on August 2, 1999 by

DROP DEAD GORGEOUS

3 Stars
Year Released: 2000
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 97 minutes

“Gorgeous” is a look at a small town’s beauty pageant through the eyes of a documentary crew…


Posted on July 19, 1999 by

ISLAND OF THE SHARKS

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 40 minutes

“Island of the Sharks” is the latest IMAX release that brings to life a world that must be witnessed to be fully comprehended…


Posted on June 28, 1999 by

FRIENDS AND LOVERS

1 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 102 minutes

Incredible … Brilliant … Well-Written … Innovative … all words that will never be used to describe Writer/Director George Haas’ new film entitled “Friends and Lovers”…


Posted on April 19, 1999 by

PUSHING TIN

1.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 123 minutes

“Pushing Tin” refers to what air traffic controllers do … they “push tin” around in the skies. If this explaination sounds bad, wait until you see the film…


Posted on April 19, 1999 by

EDTV

2.5 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 122 minutes

“Ed TV” is the new comedy helmed by “Hollywood legend” Ron Howard…


Posted on March 29, 1999 by

THE ITEM

THE ITEM
3 Stars
Year Released: 1999
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 100 minutes

This very intriguing film seems to take all of the cliches that one would expect from modern day “crime” films and adds something intangible that makes these cliches, which usually come off as predictable and cheap, seem somehow new and fresh…


Posted on February 22, 1999 by

A CIVIL ACTION

3 Stars
Year Released: 1998
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 113 minutes

While some of the cliches that one would expect from your run-of-the-mill courtroom drama exist in “A Civil Action”, they do not take away from the intelligently written script, great supporting performances and compelling climax…


Posted on December 28, 1998 by

THE BRIDE OF CHUCKY

3 Stars
Year Released: 1998
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 89 minutes

Who knew that one possessed doll could spin a yarn so complex that it would require four films to bring it to completion?


Posted on October 19, 1998 by

DEE SNIDER’S STRANGELAND

0.5 Stars
Year Released: 1998
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 85 minutes

After the agonizing torture that was endured I can safely make the statement that “Strangeland” is now and will be the worst film of 1998…


Posted on October 5, 1998 by

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