OUT TO SEA

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Martha Coolidge Stars: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Brent Spiner, Dyan Cannon, Gloria De Haven, Elaine Stritch, Hal Linden, Donald O'Connor, Edward Mulhare, Rue McClanahan, Alexandra Powers, Sean O'Bryan Running Time: 106 minutes. Having appeared together in a number of movies over the past three decades, Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau, the screen's original odd couple, have established a wonderful rapport that enlivens even the most mediocre comedy. Their easygoing style and relationship is immediately obvious in Out To Sea, Continue reading

HAMLET

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Kenneth Branagh Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi, Julie Christie, Richard Briers, Michael Maloney, Nicholas Farrell, Kate Winslet, Charlton Heston, Jack Lemmon, Timothy Spall, Robin Williams, Richard Attenborough, Brian Blessed, Billy Crystal, Judi Dench, Gerard Depardieu, Reece Dinsdale, John Gielgud, Rosemary Harris, John Mills, Rufus Sewell Running Time: 240 minutes. The play is certainly the thing in writer/director Kenneth Branagh's bold and ambitious four hour adaptation of Shakespeare's most famous tragedy. Branagh uses Continue reading

MY FELLOW AMERICANS

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Peter Segal Stars: James Garner, Jack Lemmon, Dan Aykroyd, Everett McGill, John Heard, Lauren Bacall, Wilford Brimley, Brad Whitford, Sela Ward, Marg Helgenberger, Jeff Yeager Two former American Presidents, bitter rivals from opposite ends of the political spectrum, are thrown together as reluctant allies when they probe a trail of corruption and official cover-up that leads right to the heart of the Oval Office itself. Although it is five years since he left the White House, Russell Kramer (Jack Lemmon) maintains a high profile Continue reading