SHE’S ALL THAT

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Robert Iscove Stars: Freddie prinze jr, Rachael Leigh Cook, Matthew Lillard, Paul Walker, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Kevin Pollack, Keiran Culkin, Elden Henson, Anna Paquin, Usher Raymond, Kimberley Jones, Debbi Morgan, Tim Matheson, Gabrielle Union, Dale Hull. If John Hughes had made a version of Pygmalion, then chances are that it would resemble She's All That. First time feature director Robert Iscove takes the basic plot, updates it to an American high school setting, and gives it a contemporary soundtrack. Iscove, who hails from a Continue reading

THE MIGHTY

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Peter Chelsom Stars: Sharon Stone, Gena Rowlands, Harry Dean Stanton, James Gandolfini, Gillian Anderson, Meatloaf, Keiran Culkin, Elden Henson, Joe Perrino, Jennifer Lewis. This moving and ultimately uplifting tale explores the unusual friendship that develops between two twelve year old outcasts. The Mighty is also an inspiring fable about the power of the imagination and friendship to heal scars, both emotional and physical. Based on the book by Rodman Philbrick, The Mighty is also free of the excessively saccharine and overtly Continue reading