SHOW DOGS

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Raja Gosnell Stars: Will Arnett, Natasha Lyonne, Andy Beckwith, Omar Chaparro, voices of Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges, Alan Cumming, Stanley Tucci, Shaquille O'Neal, Jordin Sparks, Ru Paul, Gabriel Iglesias. Worst In Show? There have been several action comedies in which a police detective has been partnered with a canine. The best of this subgenre is 1989’s Turner And Hooch, which starred a pre-Oscar winning Tom Hanks. There was also James Belushi in the inferior K-9. And the recent A Dog’s Purpose featured a more serious subplot Continue reading

VEGAS VACATION

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Stephen Kessler Stars: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Ethan Embry, Marisol Nichols, Randy Quaid, Wayne Newton, Sid Caesar, Wallace Shawn,Christie Brinkley The very thought of the Griswold clan, America's most hapless and naive family of holiday makers, venturing into the neon lit playground of America's gambling Mecca for a week long vacation should provide enough chuckles, one would think. But don't bet on it! The fourth installment in this series of crass, low brow movies in which popular holiday destinations are trashed is Continue reading

FOOLS RUSH IN

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Andy Tennant Stars: Matthew Perry, Salma Hayek, Jon Tenney, Tomas Milian, Jill Clayburgh, John Bennett Perry, Sobhan Fallon, Suzanne Snyder, Anne Betancourt Beautiful, sensuous Mexican actress Salma Hayek makes her long overdue breakthrough into mainstream American movies with this light weight but thoroughly enjoyable romantic comedy that marks a change of pace from her recent dramatic roles. Hayek plays Isabel, a young woman who feels the need to assert her independence and heads off to the glitter and neon lit excitement of Las Continue reading